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Entries from February 2009

Robert Liberty, Nick Fish Are Coming to Brooklyn

February 20th, 2009 · No Comments

Brooklyn residents will have the opportunity to meet not one, but two of their elected officials in the months to come.  Metro Councilor Robert Liberty will be our guest at the March General Meeting and Portland City Councilor Nick Fish will be in attendance at our May General Meeting.

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Oregonian Editorial: New Westside Express Train Horn Noise Problematic

February 16th, 2009 · 1 Comment

The brand new Westside Express commuter rail gets high marks–except for the unanticipated consequence of a huge increase in horn noise required by federal railroad rules… A rude awakening for Tualatin, and for TriMet by Editorial Board, The Oregonian Monday February 16, 2009 The Westside Express Service is a welcome addition to the region, but […]

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Tags: Brooklyn Action Corps · Freight Trains

Upcoming Milwaukie MAX Open Houses

February 9th, 2009 · 1 Comment

Please attend one of three open houses for a progress report on the Portland-Milwaukie Light Rail Project. Topics will include the new Willamette River transit bridge, engineering, the project timeline and the Final Environmental Impact Statement.

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Will Southeast Precinct go bye bye?

February 6th, 2009 · No Comments

As was discussed at the January Brooklyn Action Corps General Meeting, the City of Portland is moving forward with plans to restructure the Portland Police Bureau.  Of particular interest to Brooklyn residents and business owners, is the proposal to close Southeast Precinct.  This means that Brooklyn would be patrolled instead by officers working out of […]

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