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The City of Portland Neighborhood Program turns 40

February marks the 4oth anniversary of the City’s neighborhood program. On February 7, 1974 the Portland City Council passed an ordinance creating officially recognized neighborhood associations and a bureau to assist these groups, the Office of Neighborhood Associations (today know … Continue reading

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Fix-it Fair Comes to North Portland Saturday January 25

Fix-It Fairs are free events where you can learn simple and effective ways to save money at home and stay healthy this winter and beyond. Featuring exhibits from numerous community partners, these events also include an extensive schedule of workshops … Continue reading

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Roosevelt High School Community Members We’re modernizing Roosevelt and we need your help!

The design for the modernized historic Roosevelt High School is advancing. Having completed the master plan phase, now is your opportunity to join the conversation as we dial in on what Roosevelt will become.   Participate in Upcoming Design Workshops … Continue reading

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Legislative Advocacy 101 panel, Get Ready for the 2014 State Legislative Session

RESCHEDULED:   Tuesday, January 14, 2013 6:00 to 8: 00 p.m. Portland Building, 2nd floor, Auditorium 1120 SW 5th Ave., Portland   Panelists: Rep. Lew Frederick (HD 43) Rep. Jessica Vega Pederson (HD 47) Abby Tibbs, District Director for Congresswoman … Continue reading

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East Multnomah Soil Water Conservation District Now Accepting Applications for the 2014 Partners in Conservation Grant Cycle:

$550,000 in grant funds is available for conservation projects (or events) that fit one or more of the following categories: • soil erosion prevention/control • soil health • environmental education • water quality • water conservation • watershed health • … Continue reading

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Cathedral Park Place Holiday Sale/Open House and Baltimore Woods Used Book Sale

  Bring the entire family for this one-of-a-kind holiday event. Please join us for the 4th Annual Cathedral Park Place Holiday Sale & Open House, Saturday, December 7th, from 10:00am to 6:00pm. The Friends of Baltimore Woods Used Book Sale … Continue reading

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Harper’s Playground Goes National: Featured on NBC Today Show

Harper’s Playground Goes National: Featured on NBC Today Show

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June Key Delta Community Center cordially invites you celebrate our new solar array.

  WHEN: Tuesday, November 19, 2013 at 10 a.m. WHERE: June Key Delta Community Center 5940 North Albina St., Portland, Oregon 97217 SCHEDULE: 10 a.m.  Community leaders welcome you to the June Key Delta Community Center and introduce the solar … Continue reading

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Oregon Passenger Rail Seeks Comments Online

Follow the online conversation:  #ORPassRail View this email in your browser The Online Open House is now live! Your input is important to the project. Feedback will be shared with the Leadership Council at their December 17th meeting. At this meeting they will be asked … Continue reading

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EMSWCD Grant Opportunities

Now Accepting Applications for the 2014 Partners in Conservation Grant Cycle: $550,000 in grant funds is available for conservation projects (or events) that fit one or more of the following categories: • soil erosion prevention/control • soil health • environmental … Continue reading

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