WELCOME - WILKES COMMUNITY GROUP, INC.

Board Members:

Kathi  Holmes (Chair), Ron Nelson & Carrie Goble (Co-Chairs), Richard Mohley (Treasurer), Jill Erickson (Secretary), Alice Blatt (Historian), Ed Zarrins (Land Use), Chris Moore (Web Master), Shirley Larsen, Katherine & Richard Anderson 

Mission:

To enhance the livability of the area by establishing and maintaining an open line of communication between the neighborhood and other public constituencies by which all members of the neighborhood may involve themselves in the affairs within the Wilkes district.

Location:

Meetings are held at: Margaret Scott Elementary School Library 14700 NE Sacramento

Next Meeting:

General Meeting 
Tuesday June 2, 2015 6:30 pm to 8:15 pm

Agenda:

6:30 Introductions
6:35 Police Officer(s) Report
6:40 Minutes and Treasurers Report
SPEAKERS:
6:45 Columbia Slough Watershed Council – Hanna Davis, Volunteer Coordinator
7:10 Columbia Riverkeeper - Jasmine Zimmer Stucky
7:35 Jerry Gerspack – Port of Portland Noise Management
OLD BUSINESS
8:00 Ron Nelson - 148th Speeding
8:05 Allotment balance to spend – Street Toppers, meeting signs, or to paper
8:15 Adjournment

 


 

May 27, 2015 by
Call for Submission of articles and ads for the July Quarterly East Portland Neighborhood Association News newsletter. Articles and photos are due on or before Monday, June 1 at 5:00 p.m. More...
May 6, 2015 by

By David Hampsten (Hazelwood) & Travis Driessen (PSU)

Results are in…not just another survey where you don’t hear back. In May 2014, an East Portland Action Plan survey was sent out to all East Portland addresses, as an insert in this newsletter. The survey had questions related to transportation and parks use in four languages - Spanish, Russian, Vietnamese, and English. The intent was to ask information of our readers, but also to get neighbors to talk with each other and help prioritize public infrastructure. We encourage all residents to work together with their neighbors, neighborhood associations, community groups, and the East Portland Action Plan to advocate for transportation and parks improvements. More...
May 6, 2015 by

By David Hampsten, Hazelwood NA

This last January, the City of Portland Bureau of Transportation (PBOT) asked for a list of top transportation projects in each neighborhood, as part of its 'technical update' of the Transportation System Plan (TSP). The TSP is a blueprint of how the City expects to make transportation improvements over the next 20 years, in support of the City's Comprehensive Plan. PBOT has a list of over 80 major TSP projects covering East Portland, with costs varying from $500,000 to $150 million. More...
Aug 8, 2015, 5:00 pm
Wilkes Park - NE 154th and Beech - just South of Sandy