Portland Parks & Recreation: Marquam Nature Park work party

Saturday, May 30, 2015 - 9:00am to 12:00pm

Join PP&R, the Friends of Marquam Nature Park, and the West Willamette Restoration Partnership to remove the last bits of English ivy to prep the site for a native planting. Tools, gloves and KIND bars are provided. Please dress for the weather, wear sturdy, closed toed shoes and bring a water bottle. This is a family-friendly event and all ages are welcome but children must be supervised by an adult.

Meet at the Marquam shelter located at SW Sam Jackson Park Rd and SW Marquam St. Trimet bus # 8 will service this area.

Tryon Creek Watershed Council Meeting & Summer BBQ

Monday, June 8, 2015 - 6:00pm to 8:00pm
Location:  Tryon Creek Nature Center, 11321 SW Terwilliger Blvd

Everyone is invited to the Tryon Creek Watershed Council June meeting + BBQ Potluck.

More at TryonCreek.org

Marshall Park Playground Dedication

Saturday, June 13, 2015 - 11:00am to 1:00pm
Marshall Park Playground Dedication flyer

:  9200 SW 12th Dr. (Taylors Ferry Court and then take your first right onto SW 12th Dr.)

Tryon Creek Watershed Pedalpalooza Bike Tour

Sunday, June 14, 2015 - 2:00pm to 5:00pm
Location: Meet at Riverdale High School parking lot, 27 SW Terwilliger Blvd

More at: TryonCreek.org

Comp Plan Update – Spring Neighborhood Office Hours

Tuesday, June 16, 2015 - 4:00pm to 7:00pm
Location: Southwest Neighborhoods, Inc. office at Multnomah Arts Center, 7688 SW Capitol Hwy.

Bureau of Planning and Sustainability District Liaisons will be hosting office hours in the community this spring to answer questions about the Comprehensive Plan Update.
For more information, visit the project website at: www.portlandoregon.gov/bps/pdxcompplan or call the Comprehensive Plan Update Helpline at 503-823-0195.

SW Corridor Plan: Open House

Wednesday, June 17, 2015 - 6:00pm to 8:00pm
Location: Tigard Public Works Auditorium, 777 SW Burnham St, Tigard
On June 12th, project staff will release the SW Corridor draft staff recommendation to the steering committee regarding further consideration of the Marquam Hill-Hillsdale light rail tunnel, Hillsdale Loop light rail or bus rapid transit tunnel, PCC Sylvania light rail tunnel, and PCC Capitol surface bus rapid transit alignments. 
You are invited to attend a Community Open House, June 17th to provide your feedback on the draft recommendations.

Southwest Neighborhoods, Inc. 2014-2015 Volunteer Recognition Event

Tuesday, June 30, 2015 - 7:00pm to 9:00pm
Location: Multnomah Arts Center, 7688 SW Capitol Hwy.
It is time to honor our special neighborhood volunteers who have worked to make our community a better place to live, work, and play. This event is hosted by Southwest Neighborhoods, Inc. (SWNI) and is open to everyone, of all ages, in southwest Portland. 

Tryon Creek Confluence Kayak Tour

Saturday, July 18, 2015 - 9:00am to 12:00pm
Location: Launch at Tryon Cove Park, 14110 Stampher Road, Lake Oswego.

More at TryonCreek.org