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Piedmont Neighborhood Cleanup

Piedmont Neighborhood Association is operating its second annual Neighborhood Cleanup on Saturday, April 27th from 9am to 3pm for people to come and dump their unwanted trash and Swap things that still have value and are in good condition for … Continue reading

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Lombard Re-Imagined!

Lombard Re-Imagined is a community effort to develop a vision for a better Lombard Street.  Swift Planning Group, a team of Portland State graduate students, have partnered with several North Portland neighborhood associations (including Piedmont) on this effort that will focus on how the … Continue reading

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Piedmont – Woodlawn Friends of Trees Planting

Hello Neighbors! Piedmont and Woodlawn had their annual tree planting on February 2nd. It was a huge success! They planted 187 trees, 101 in Piedmont and 86 in Woodlawn. 168 volunteers did the work, 38 of those were Friends of … Continue reading

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Piedmont Trees Inventory

Four volunteers have stepped up and requested support from Portland Parks to conduct a tree inventory of the Piedmont Neighborhood! More people are needed! If you wish to participate please mark your calendar for the Saturday, March 16th training session … Continue reading

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Reminder: Friends of Trees Planting in the Piedmont Neighborhood February 2nd

Come to the Holy Redeemer at 8:30 to rally with your neighbors to plant trees for the morning around the neighborhood.

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Tree Planting: Save the Date!

On February 2nd, 2013 Friends of Trees, the Piedmont Neighborhood, and Woodlawn Neighborhood will join forces to plant trees. We are expecting to plant over 200 trees this year. Please join us, with your truck, your bike, or your special … Continue reading

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Neighborhood Clean-Up

Piedmont Neighborhood Cleanup 5-28-2012   On a sunny day earlier this Spring the Piedmont Neighborhood Association had its first Neighborhood Cleanup in many years. Supported by the Holy Redeemer, provided space, and the North Portland Neighborhood Services (NPNS), they assist … Continue reading

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Creating the Rosemont Court Community Garden

It was August 2011 when a resident of Piedmont and his wife told me that the Rosemont Court might be a good place for a community garden. Right now, the Piedmont Neighborhood has no community garden, but that is about … Continue reading

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SmartTrips is Here!

Portland SmartTrips, currently in its eighth year, is a comprehensive approach to reduce drive-alone trips and increase biking, walking and public transit trips in targeted geographic areas of the city. It incorporates an innovative and highly effective individualized marketing methodology, … Continue reading

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Stencil Workshop at Bryant Street Pedestrian Bridge

This past Saturday Brian Borrello and Teigo Dejerk hosted a neighborhood workshop on paint stencils for the eventual redesign of the Bryant Street Pedestrian Bridge ramp and cul-de-sac.  About 15 people came and cut out designs then spray painted them … Continue reading

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