Comprehensive Plan Update - Open House events

Tuesday, September 16, 2014 - 4:00pm to 7:00pm

The Comprehensive Plan Proposed Draft was published this past July. You may have looked at the proposal and explored the Map App. Want to learn more about how to testify or need help with the Map App? Come to an open house!
To help Portlanders learn more about the Comprehensive Plan and prepare their testimony, Portland's Bureau of Planning and Sustainability is holding three open houses in September. These are intended to give community members a chance to talk to a planner, find out more about the proposed land use changes and get tips for delivering effective testimony.

2035 Comprehensive Plan: Public Hearing

Tuesday, September 23, 2014 - 5:00pm

Location: 1900 SW 4th Avenue, Room 2500A


Attend a public hearing to offer oral testimony directly to the Planning and Sustainability Commission.
View the Planning and Sustainability calendar of events at

Friends of Terwilliger: Eagle Point Property Dedication

Saturday, September 27, 2014 - 10:00am

Please join Friends of Terwilliger for a dedication and social event at the newly acquired Eagle Point property, 4099 SW Lowell Lane. Come hear how Eagle Point was recognized in the early 1900's, as a key viewpoint of the Portland skyline, with expansive views of Portland to the east.

Friends of Terwilliger invites all Parkway users, including runners, walkers, and cyclists, to join them and celebrate this key acquisition to Portland's beloved Terwilliger Parkway.

Sunday Parkways in Southwest

Sunday, September 28, 2014 - 11:00am to 4:00pm

Portland Sunday Parkways promotes healthy active living through a series of free events opening the city's largest public space - its streets - to walk, bike, roll, and discover active transportation while fostering civic pride, stimulating economic development, and represents the community, business, and government investments in Portland's vitality, livability, and diversity. Southwest Sunday Parkways MAP

2014 Community Policing Reception

Tuesday, October 28, 2014 - 7:00pm
Location: Multnomah Arts Center, 7688 SW Capitol Hwy., Auditorium

An event honoring and saying thanks to the Portland Police Bureau officers who serve and protect in southwest Portland. Central Precinct Commander Bob Day will be in attendance, as well the night's honorees and your neighbors. Join us for good food and good company.
For more information or to nominate an officer to be honored at the reception, contact the SWNI Public Safety Committee at 503-823-4592 or email Presented by Southwest Neighborhoods, Inc.

2035 Comprehensive Plan: Public Hearing Focus on Transportation System Plan

Tuesday, November 4, 2014 - 4:00pm

Location: 1900 SW 4th Avenue, Room 2500A
Attend a public hearing to offer oral testimony directly to the Planning and Sustainability Commission. All testimony welcome.
View the Planning and Sustainability calendar of events at

Spirit of Portland Awards Ceremony

Thursday, November 6, 2014 - 6:00pm to 8:30pm

Location: Legacy Emanuel Medical Center - Atrium, 501 N. Graham Street

Spirit of Portland award recipients are chosen by a selection committee composed of representatives from the mayor’s and city commissioners’ offices, the Office of Neighborhood Involvement, the Neighborhood District Coalition offices, Diversity and Civic Leadership Program partners, business associations, non-profit community organizations, and past award winners.

Stormwater Workshop for Challenging Sites: Introduction to Stormwater

Saturday, March 14, 2015 - 9:00am to 3:00pm

Does your property have clay soils, steep slopes or other storm water challenges? Learn and practice techniques to reduce runoff and erosion! Reserve your spot at