SWNI Fall Cleanup

Saturday, November 1, 2014 - 9:00am to 1:00pm

Location: Portland Christian Center parking lot, 5700 SW Dosch Rd.

Have you started your fall cleaning yet? Wood, yard debris, bulky waste, scrap metal and donations for Community Warehouse will be accepted at the cleanup site. Suggested fees: $10 per trip (This helps cover the disposal fees and organizational costs).

Multnomah Village Trick-or-Treat

Friday, October 31, 2014 - 3:30pm to 5:30pm

Multnomah Village Business Association: http://multnomahvillage.org

Rain or shine. A safe, fun, community event in Multnomah Village, the village in the heart of the city. Trick-or-treat starts at Starbucks where you can pick up a walking map and parents get a complimentary cup of coffee! Finish at Dr. Jensen's for a special surprise treat, 7717 SW 34th Ave.

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 https://www.portlandoregon.gov/bps/58191.

Mixed Use Zones Project Concept Workshops

Wednesday, November 5, 2014 - 6:00pm to 9:00pm

Join Portland Bureau of Planning and Sustainability at either workshop to hear what they've learned from public input and research, learn about the potential zoning components, directions and framework and share your thoughts.

Wednesday, November 5th
6:00 to 9:00pm
1900 SW 4th Avenue
Room 2500 (2nd Floor)

Thursday, November 6th
6:00 to 9:00pm
Jefferson High, Cafeteria
5210 N Kerby Avenue

More at https://www.portlandoregon.gov/bps/63621.

Open House: Our Streets PDX

Wednesday, November 5, 2014 - 6:30pm to 8:30pm

The Portland Bureau of Transportation invites you to an open house to learn about the current effort to fund critical transportation safety and maintenance improvements on city streets. You’ll be able to ask questions and learn more about safety and maintenance projects that could be funded. The City Council is expected to vote on the program later in November.

What: Open House to learn about the current Our Streets funding effort
When: Wednesday, November 5th, 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm

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.

Multnomah Arts Center Open House

Friday, November 7, 2014 - 5:00pm
Multnomah Arts Center Open House
Instructors Art Show Reception from 5-7pm. "Village Vaudeville 2" starts at 7pm. Presented by the Performing Arts Department. Activities and entertainment for all ages! Free! Open to all!

SWNI Tree Code Workshop

Tuesday, November 18, 2014 - 6:00pm to 8:00pm

Location: Multnomah Arts Center auditorium, 7688 SW Capitol Hwy.

The workshop’s purpose is to teach about the new city tree code (Title 11 of the city code) that comes into effect on January 1, 2015. The workshop is free. Whether you are a property owner, or in the business of cutting or pruning trees, or someone who loves trees, this is an event you should attend.

Neighborhood Small Grants due January 16th

Friday, January 16, 2015 - 5:00pm

The Office of Neighborhood Involvement (ONI) and Southwest Neighborhoods, Inc. (SWNI) are excited to offer another year of the City of Portland’s Neighborhood Small Grants Program. We invite Neighborhood Associations and community-based organizations in Portland to apply. This year a total of $10,676 is available to neighborhood and community organizations in the Southwest Neighborhood coalition area. Grant funding range is from $200 to $2,000.