Category Archive: Communications
Posted By Adonay Solleiro on January 24, 2015
From the Zimmerman Community Center Board of Directors: As a past supporter of the Zimmerman Community Center (ZCC), we wanted you to be among the first to know that we just completed an exciting transition. At the end of 2014, ZCC ceased to exist as a separate entity and started 2015 as part of…..
Posted By Adonay Solleiro on January 29, 2015
About 60 Pearl District residents attended a safety information meeting on January 21 at the Ecotrust Building. Hosted by Friends of the Pearl, a subcommittee of the Pearl District Neighborhood Association’s Livability and Safety Committee, attendees learned about crime issues and how everyone can play a role in helping to combat criminal activity. Bill…..
Posted By Adonay Solleiro on January 8, 2015
Camerata PYP, the chamber orchestra of the Portland Youth Philharmonic, kicks off its sixth Music in the Pearl concert season at the Wieden+Kennedy building (224 NW 13th Ave., Portland, OR) on Sunday, January 25, 2015 at 4 pm, with David Hattner, PYP Musical Director, as conductor. Camerata PYP marks its sixth season with music…..
Posted By Adonay Solleiro on January 12, 2015
Following a three-year initiative by several neighborhood associations, Portland City Council unanimously adopted an amended ordinance (CLICK HERE to read ordinance) on January 7th to regulate publication boxes on our city sidewalks. The amended code creates guidelines as to when, where, and how publication boxes can be placed, as well as requiring publishers to affix a…..
Posted By Adonay Solleiro on November 15, 2014
Concerned citizens are organizing to ensure ongoing safety, health, and livability in the Pearl. There will be a general safety meeting, led by the Office of Neighborhood Involvement, for all residents of the Pearl District in January. There will be two ways to participate: a neighborhood watch or a foot patrol. Training is provided…..
Posted By Adonay Solleiro on November 11, 2014
The My Macy’s Holiday Parade is just around the corner. The Parade will run through your neighborhood on November 28. Formation and disband will occur in the NW Park Blocks between Davis and Flanders Streets. The Parade will travel east on Davis, south on Broadway, east on Alder, north on 4th Avenue and west…..
Posted By Adonay Solleiro on October 25, 2014
On Saturday, October 11 the PDNA hosted its largest Polish the Pearl yet; 116 people turned out on a cloudy Saturday morning to clean up the streets. About 20 of them were local middle school students. Volunteers picked up 1,066 lbs of trash and 455 lbs of recycle. Many thanks to our sponsors: MSI,…..
Posted By Adonay Solleiro on September 30, 2014
Experience What’s Next October 8-11, 2014 Station Place NW Northrup St & 9th Ave FashioNXT is the world-class runway show that has been featured in TIME Magazine. From Wednesday, Oct 8th to Saturday, Oct 11th, the stellar designer-lineup in a tent in Portland’s Pearl District will show six Project Runway winners and…..
Posted By Adonay Solleiro on September 8, 2014
Every year the PDNA hosts its annual fundraiser and block party. This is an opportunity to raise funds to help keep our neighborhood looking great. We will be closing down NW 13th between NW Irving and NW Hoyt from 5pm to 9pm on Friday, September 12th. This truly is a fantastic event in which many…..
Posted By Adonay Solleiro on August 3, 2014
Savor the Pearl is a week-long tasting event that allows you to discover and experience the flavors of Portland’s Pearl District, known for its vibrant food scene with exquisite restaurants, breweries, coffee shops, bakeries and more. Visit the 24+ participating restaurants and taste signature food and drinks at each location. Tastes will include: -Gorgonzola…..