The Concordia Neighborhood Association will be receivea 2007 Spirit of Portland Award as “Neighborhood of the Year,” recognizing numerous community projects, including the playground structure at Fernhill Park, sponsored by the neighborhood. Congratulations!
The Spirit of Portland Awards have been presented annually since 1985 to Portland neighbors and organizations who have made outstanding contributions to the community. Winners are selected from nominations submitted by citizens. Each year, the selection committee is comprised of representatives from Council Members’ Offices, the Office of Neighborhood Involvement, neighborhood coalitions, neighborhood business associations, and past recipients.
Here is the full press release listing the rest of the 2007 award recipients.