Category Archives: Land Use

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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Lombard Blvd Study

The project would consider problems and solutions for North Lombard Street roughly between NE Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd. and N Washburne Ave. North Lombard is designated a “main street” in the Metro 2040 Growth Concept, and it is also US 30 … Continue reading

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>Portland Housing Bureau Budget Survey

>The Portland Housing Bureau is preparing its budget, and wants to know what YOU think its priorities should be for the next fiscal year. Please take 5 minutes to complete their survey. More on the Portland Housing Bureau’s FY 2010-11 … Continue reading

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>Urban Growth Bounty 2010

>The City of Portland is committed to good food. The Urban Growth Bounty 2010 education series, presented by the Bureau of Planning and Sustainability’s food program, offers 82 classes to help residents learn how to transform their yards into “urban … Continue reading

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>The Portland Plan – Take the Survey

> The Portland Plan will be our City’s strategic plan for the next 25 years, ensuring that Portland is a thriving and sustainable city and our people are prosperous, healthy and educated. The last time Portland created a plan like … Continue reading

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>Memorial Coliseum Update

>The proposals are in. Go see for yourself how the Memorial Coliseum could be transformed. Jan. 26, 5 p.m. Memorial Coliseum FREE (registration required) More than 95 different proposals were submitted for the renovation or adaptive reuse of Portland’s Memorial … Continue reading

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>Portland Main Street Program

>Main Street Kick-Off Meeting TONIGHT to find out how you can help your neighborhood business district become a Portland Main Street! Urban Renewal Areas are not included in the program at this time. Time: January 14, 2010, 6:30 –8:00 PM, … Continue reading

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>Portlanders examine long-range plans to shape transportation and livability

>(PORTLAND, OR) – Imagine getting around Portland twenty years from now, with streetcars serving neighborhood business districts and an extensive network of bikeways so safe, comfortable, and attractive that more than a quarter of all trips are made on a … Continue reading

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>Fighter Wing Training Noise

> From Misc PDX has announced that from Jan 5th to 8th the Oregon Air National Guard’s fighters will be performing evening training. It is anticipated that the flights will be completed by 9:30pm. You are encouraged to contact the … Continue reading

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>NoPo Noise

>OregonLive just popped up a post highlighting the report that will be release tomorrow on North Portland’s noise issues. The post is HERE, but even it states that the committee that commissioned the report isn’t expected to discuss the report … Continue reading

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