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Brooklyn Action Corps Transportation

Milwaukie MAX Decision Pending

This is it, the week that the Portland to Milwaukie MAX Steering Committee makes its formal recommendation on a route, a bridge location on the Willamette River, and on station locations!

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Brooklyn Action Corps Neighborhood Event Volunteer

Spring Cleanup Wrap Up

As far as spring cleanups go, we thought this was going to be the worst due to the unseasonably cold and wet weather we have been experiencing for weeks. How could anyone get out in their yards?

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Brooklyn Action Corps

Changing Face of Transportation in Brooklyn

As has been reported earlier, many changes are coming to the transportation infrastructure in Brooklyn.

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Transportation

SE Long Street Reclaimed for Neighborhood Use

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.

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Brooklyn Action Corps Neighborhood Event

Cleanup Day Saturday, June 7

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
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Transportation

MAX: Public Comment Opportunities

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.

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Bikes Transportation

Brooklyn’s Future Neighbor to the North

Portland City Storage

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.

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Transportation

Harold Street Station on Life Support

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.