Diesel pollution townhall forum

On September 26, BAC is hosting a citywide townhall forum on a problem that especially affects our neighborhood, diesel pollution. All of Portland is affected, though, and we are working with neighbors throughout the metro area to organize the event. (see the Brooklyn neighborhood calendar). This is an important opportunity to learn about the problem and ask our local elected leaders and candidates for office what they plan to do to protect our health.

Major Salmon Restoration Project Coming to Oaks Bottom This Summer – Springwater Corridor Closure *July 9* to October 31

 
PROJECT UPDATE, 6/27 – The Springwater Corridor will close on Monday, July 9.  Construction activities will begin, but the project team and the contractor worked to ensure that the trail can remain open for the busy July Fourth holiday and the Waterfront Blues Festival weekend. The temporary closure will continue as planned through October 31.

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Brooklyn Clean-up

BROOKLYN
Neighborhood Cleanup
and Rummage Sale!!

Trash or Treasure? It’s time to clean house!

SATURDAY, MAY 12, 2018
9 am – 2 pm

Where? 16th & SE Center
Mixed Waste: $20 for small pick up loads
$30 and up for large loads
Yard Debris: $15 (more for large loads)
Each vehicle will be quoted a price before unloading.

Prohibited Materials:
Hazardous waste, remodeling or demolition materials; kitchen garbage and curbside recyclables

Accepted:
Tires: $5 without rims, $8 with rims