Tag Archive: Pearl District

Ever-Increasing Graffiti

Posted By Bill Bagnall on March 22, 2017

According to a recent report to City Council by Juliette Muracchioli from the Office of Neighborhood Involvement’s (ONI) Graffiti Abatement Program, high priority graffiti reports involving hate or gang tags have increased considerably from 2011 through 2016. Much of this increase has occurred in the past two to three years.   The cost of damages…..

Portland streetcar success has fueled interest elsewhere – USA Today

Posted By pearl district - Google News on August 29, 2010

USA TodayPortland streetcar success has fueled interest elsewhereUSA TodayBy Craig Mitchelldyer for USA TODAY By Judy Keen, USA TODAY A decade ago, the Pearl District in Portland, Ore., was a dicey warehouse area. …and more »

Portland International Beerfest in North Park Blocks

Posted By johntarantino1 on July 2, 2010

When is the 2010 PORTLAND INTERNATIONAL BEERFEST held? July 16 – 18, 2010 Where is the event held? MAP Pearl District North Park Blocks. Entrance at NW Davis & NW Park Ave (1 block west of NW Broadway, 2 blocks north of W Burnside) How much does it cost to get in? $25 AT THE…..

Zimmerman Community Center Game Night

Posted By johntarantino1 on April 30, 2010

Please join Zimmerman Community Center for Game Night. We’ll play games, meet neighbors and socialize with friends. When: May 12th from 6:30 – 8:00 PM Where: 510 NW 11th at The TeaZone & Camellia Lounge Who: adult friends and neighbors of ZCC What: we’ll have a variety of board and card games available, and you…..

Census Day

Posted By johntarantino1 on April 1, 2010

Today is Census day! Only 51% of Multnomah County residents have returned their Census form so far, and this year, returning your form is more important than ever before. Here’s why: The Census count will determine our fair share of over $400 billion of federal and state funding each year. For every 100 people not…..

Trash In the Pearl – Livability Position Paper

Posted By johntarantino1 on March 19, 2010

The livability committee has published an extensive position paper titled “Trash In The Pearl”. It’s composed of several livability issues in the Pearl District which include trash, cigarette butts, pets in the Pearl, and graffiti. Each section of the position paper contains a recommendation put together by the committee and approved by the board. Please…..

ZCC hosting ‘How To Choose A Life Coach’

Posted By johntarantino1 on March 18, 2010

We hear more and more today about the notion of personal coaching. This growing discipline seems to most often refer to Life or Personal Coaching. As this field grows, we thought it would be of value to present a panel discussion that examines the details of coaching, including defining what it really is, how to…..

Pearl District Bunny Hop

Posted By johntarantino1 on March 17, 2010

Bunny Hop 2010 Map In its third year, the Pearl District Bunny Hop is coming offering kids and families fun, prizes and activities. A number of businesses in the Pearl—including Little Urbanites, Cupcake Jones, Green Frog Toys, as well as adult-focused retailers like Bridgeport Brewpub & Bakery—will offer toys, treats, and storytelling. Little Urbanites is…..

Broadway Bridge closed Sunday

Posted By johntarantino1 on March 16, 2010

The Broadway Bridge will be closed to all users on Sunday, March 21 from 8:00 am until as late as 5:00 pm. The closure will allow staff to measure structural steel components that will be replaced during the upcoming Portland Streetcar Loop Project. The lift span will be in the open position during the work……

Plans for the Fields Park at Umpqua Bank

Posted By johntarantino1 on February 26, 2010

Plans for the Fields Park will be on display at Umpqua Bank on the following dates. Be sure to stop by and check them out. Mon, March 1st, 9:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m. Wed, March 3rd, 12:00 noon – 2:00 p.m. Fri, March 5th, 4:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m. Sat, March 6th, 10:00 a.m. –…..