SW Corridor Light rail plan wants to hear from you

There are several upcoming opportunities to learn more about the initial route proposal and the Draft Environmental Impact Statement (DEIS).
Steering Committee meeting, June 11, 2018, 9 to 11:30 a.m. Metro Regional Center, 600 NE Grand Avenue.

Public meetings and Open Houses

7/2,   Monday     Information Hour at the Tualatin Library, 4:30 p.m.

7/10, Tuesday    Housing, Transit and You, St. Anthony's Church in Tigard, 6:30 p.m.

7/12, Thursday  Open House at the Tigard Library, 13500 SW Hall Blvd., 6 – 8:30 p.m.

7/16, Monday     Information Hour at Capitol Hill Library, 4:30 p.m.

7/19, Thursday  Public Hearing at Tigard Town Hall, 13125 SW Hall Blvd., 6 p.m.

Comment through Monday July 30, 2018. There are many ways to comment:

To comment:  online go to www.swcorridorplan.org

                      email swcorridorplanDEIS@oregonmetro.gov

                      mail to Southwest Corridor DEIS

                                  600 NE Grand

                                  Portland, OR 97232

National Night Out

National Night Out graphic

National Night Out parties strengthen community cohesiveness and crime resistance. Attend your neighborhood's event and get to know your neighbors and local public safety officials. When neighbors get to know each other, they create a connected and safer community. 

  • Official date of NNO: Tuesday, August 7th, 2018. In Portland, residents and businesses may also hold a NNO party between Friday, August 3rd and Sunday, August 12th, 2018. 

  • Registration is open from June 5th - July 24th, 2018.

More: City of Portland NNO website

2018 Neighborhood Small Grants Awarded $12,099

​​​​​​Southwest Neighborhoods, Inc. received ten proposals from neighborhood and community groups, requesting a total of $13,913.50 for 2018 Neighborhood Small Grants. Awards totaled $12,099. We look forward to working with these organizations in building livable, equitable, and sustainable neighborhoods and communities.

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