Piedmont Neighborhood Association General Meeting Rescheduled to August 23rd

The Piedmont Neighborhood Association Board has decided to reschedule tomorrow night’s (Thursday, July 26th) General Meeting to Thursday, August 23rd. Unfortunately, the board was unable to secure a location for the meeting and due to the extreme heat has decided an outdoor meeting is not advised. We apologize for any inconvenience and will work to have a great location for our the general meeting next month.

Proposed Draft of new Portland notification system from BDS

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When and how do developers notify neighborhoods of their plans and proposals?

This traditionally has been a very asymmetric process with developers in control and neighbors only allowed to gnash their teeth after all decisions had been taken.

The Bureau of Planning and Sustainability has published a new draft proposal to better (?) regulate neighborhood notification. There are various ways to comment outlined in the proposed draft, below:

https://www.portlandoregon.gov/bps/77312