Agressive drivers now have one less Brooklyn neighborhood street to use as a traffic signal bypass. A long-term closure of SE Long Street went into effect on Thursday, June 5th. This change was proposed by area residents, championed by Commissioner Sam Adams, approved by 100% of abutting property owners, and accepted by the City of Portland, Ofice of Transportation. Continue reading SE Long Street Reclaimed for Neighborhood Use
Mark your calendar and consider volunteering. It’s time for the Brooklyn Neighborhood Cleanup.
- WHEN? THIS SATURDAY, JUNE 7, 2008
9am – 3pm
- WHERE? 16th & SE Center
The end of the public comment period for the Milwaukie MAX project is quickly approaching. People have until Noon on Monday June 23rd to submit their comments and concerns. All comments that are submitted by this date will be included in the Final Environmental Impact Statement. Continue reading MAX: Public Comment Opportunities
Construction is slated to begin soon on Derek Hanna’s Portland City Storage facility. This will be located on the banks of the Willamette River, just north of the Ross Island Bridge. Continue reading Brooklyn’s Future Neighbor to the North
Future plans for a light rail station near the intersection of SE Harold Street and McLoughlin are now in doubt. As plans move forward on the proposed Milwaukie MAX Project, a vocal minority has cast a cloud of doubt on a station in this area. Continue reading Harold Street Station on Life Support