Category Archives: Environmental

CNA Annual Cleanup Saturday June 9th, 8:00 AM to 12:30 PM

2012 CNA Annual Cleanup Saturday June 9th , 8:00 AM to 12:30 PM Metropolitan Workforce Training Center NE Corner of 42nd & Killingsworth Bring your trash to your neighborhood cleanup drop boxes at the PCC Workforce Training Center parking lot … Continue reading

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Portland City Council unanimously adopts the Portland Plan

Portland’s City Council unanimously voted to adopt the Portland Plan yesterday afternoon. The vote follows last week’s public hearing on the plan, at which dozens of partners and community members expressed commitment to this long-range plan to ensure Portland is … Continue reading

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Solarize Northeast deadline nears – March 21, 2012

Do you live in Northeast Portland and are you thinking about adding a solar electric system to your home? Now is your chance! Northeast Coalition of Neighbors is running its second Solarize NE group purchase campaign. Workshops are going on now … Continue reading

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Come and participate in the Concordia Neighborhood by attending the March General meeting!

March 6th at 7:00 PM McMenamin’s Kennedy School Community Room (SE corner of building, just off the parking lot) This month’s meeting topic: Curbside Collection Services for Food Scrap Composting. Babs Adamski, Outreach Coordinator for the City of Portland will … Continue reading

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2012 series of Urban Growth Bounty classes–Register Now

It’s a new year, and the City of Portland Bureau of Planning and Sustainability is gearing up for its 2012 series of Urban Growth Bounty classes. We hope that you can help spread the word in your neighborhood — it’s a … Continue reading

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Download a copy of the Proposed Portland Plan

Download a copy of the proposed Portland Plan

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Draft Portland Plan subject of public hearings in November

Planning and Sustainability Commission to hear public testimony about long-range plan for the city Portland, OR. — Now that the Portland Plan – Proposed Draft is available for public review, the Planning and Sustainability Commission (PSC) will be holding public … Continue reading

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Learn to make your energy savings grow, sign up for a free Be wattsmart Workshop.

This is one class where the subject matter will save you plenty of money. Pacific Power is pleased to present Be wattsmart Workshops in your area. Please join us for an enlightening evening of tips, advice and some tasty refreshments. … Continue reading

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Concordia Neighborhood Association 13th Annual Yard Sale – JUNE 24, 25 & 26, 2011

Concordia Neighborhood Association 13th Annual Yard Sale – JUNE 24, 25 & 26, 2011 Think Green! Time to gather all those items you no longer want or need and plan to join us and have a yard sale at your … Continue reading

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January 2011 General Meeting features John McKinney of Columbia Biogas

Tuesday, January 4 @ 7:00pm Concordia University Luther Hall room 121 Download a map of the Concordia University Campus. The general meeting this January 4 will be held in Luther Hall room 121 at Concordia University. The topic will be … Continue reading

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