Join SE Uplift and BAC Members for Lunch November 5

The Southeast Uplift Neighborhood Coalition is one of seven neighborhood association coalitions in Portland supporting ninety-five neighborhoods. Join Southeast Uplift staff and members of the Brooklyn Action Corps for a casual “no-host” lunch at the Semaphore restaurant at 1639 SE Holgate Boulevard on Thursday November 5 at noon. This is an open invitation to anyone who wants to meet Southeast Uplift staff in a relaxed atmosphere at this venerable Brooklyn neighborhood eatery. Bring any questions, ideas, or suggestions regarding the neighborhood, the coalition, light rail issues, or anything else you’d like to discuss. RSVP is optional but appreciated: Just call or email Tim O’Neal, Sustainability Coordinator, Southeast Uplift Neighborhood Coalition 503.232.0010 x 313.

BREAKING NEWS: Oregon Rail Heritage Foundation Secures Million Dollar Loan for New Home

Portland City Council has voted to approve loaning a million dollars to the Oregon Rail Heritage Foundation to support development of a new storage facility and museum near OMSI.  This facility will house the three city-owned steam locomotives that currently reside at the Brooklyn Rail Yard. Continue reading BREAKING NEWS: Oregon Rail Heritage Foundation Secures Million Dollar Loan for New Home