Tag Archive: portland

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 »

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…..