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A nationwide test of the emergency alert system (EAS) is occurring on Wednesday, November 9th at 11:00 a.m. P.S.T. EAS tests occur frequently at the local level, but this will be the first time the system has been activated simultaneously throughout the country. For more information, visit the FEMA website.
To avoid confusion, the City of Portland is working with the media and our partners in the region to raise awareness and inform residents about this event to avoid calling 911 when the test occurs. As trusted community volunteers, I'd like your assistance getting the word out. Please consider forwarding the attached document to your friends and neighbors, and emphasize the following:
Please attend this open house to preview the Portland Bureau of Transportation's proposed plan for the Pearl District. Your input is needed! This will affect pedestrians, cyclists, drivers and transit riders - in other words, everyone who lives or works in the neighborhood!
To download a copy of the flyer with a map of the affected area, click here.
Pearl District Access and Circulation Plan Open House
Public Open House
Wednesday, November 9
4 - 7 PM
1015 NW Lovejoy St.
Learn more about the project
Provide input on transportation issues in the area
See draft plan recommendations
The Portland Bureau of Transportation is working with the community to create a comprehensive access and circulation plan for the Pearl District (see the map at right). The purpose of the plan is to identify multi-modal transportation needs and recommend projects to support the vision and continued development of the Pearl District.
Comment on proposed:
Pedestrian crossing improvements
Changes in street travel direction
Changes in street lane configuration
Changes in traffic operations
Pettygrove Green Street recommendations
If you are unable to attend the open house, please send your ideas or comments to:
Portland Bureau of Transportation
1120 SW 5th Ave, suite 800
Portland, OR 97204
To learn more about the project,visit: