Author: becky

WNA endorses proposed Multnomah County measure to tax sugary drinks

Is it healthful for children to consume sugary drinks?  A growing number of people are coming to the conclusion that it is not.  Some cities—Philadelphia, Oakland, San Francisco, Boulder, Colorado, among others—have passed a tax on sugary drinks. The Navajo Nation also supports a tax. At the August Woodstock Neighborhood… Read More»

WNA Meeting Postponed to August 16

Due to the extremely high temps, and the lack of A/C at the WCC, the Woodstock Neighborhood Association’s August meeting, scheduled for tonight, August 2nd, will instead be held on the third Wednesday, August 16th, at the regularly scheduled time and place: 7:00pm at the Woodstock Community Center. Here is… Read More»

A brief history of Portland Fish Market

Portland Fish Market is the dream of Mike Shirley and Ben Berkowitz. Ben explains, “Mike and I have called Oregon home for over a decade and in that time we have spent countless hours fishing the coast. Our dream was to create a sustainable supply chain of fresh retail seafood… Read More»

Time for Neighborhood Elections!

The Woodstock Neighborhood Association annual board election is just one week away! Voting takes place in person at our regularly scheduled monthly meeting, Wednesday, June 7, at 7:00pm, at the Woodstock Community Center. Everyone in the neighborhood—that is, people who live, work, rent, or own property or a business in… Read More»

WNA Meets Wednesday, May 3

All are welcome at the Woodstock Neighborhood Association meeting, held the first Wednesday of the month at the Woodstock Community Center, 5905 SE 43rd Avenue. Doors open at 6:30pm and the meeting starts at 7:00. Click here for a PDF of the agenda. Agenda Highlights: Find out what’s happening with… Read More»

Volunteer for the Woodstock Neighborhood Plant Sale

We need your help for this year’s Woodstock Neighborhood Plant Sale scheduled for Saturday, May 13th, from 9:00 AM to 3:00 PM at the Woodstock Community Center, 5905 E 43rd Ave. Proceeds from this annual event go into the Woodstock Community Center Maintenance Fund and support volunteer efforts to provide… Read More»

Sewer Repair Project update on WNA’s April 5th agenda

Portland Bureau of Environmental Services has completed design of a project to repair or replace approximately 5,600 feet, or about one mile, of public sewer pipes in the Mt. Scott-Arleta and Woodstock neighborhoods. Most of the sewer pipes are more than 85 years old and are deteriorating due to age.… Read More»

Resources for Tenants

Woodstock Neighborhood Association is not a homeowners association and it is not a membership association. It is an association that is open and welcomes the involvement of anyone and everyone who lives, works, or owns property here. Because of all the comments we received on a recent Facebook post regarding… Read More»

From the community, for the community

The Woodstock Neighborhood Association Plant Sale This year’s pre-Mother’s Day Woodstock Plant Sale is slated for Saturday, May 13, 2017 from 9 AM to 3 PM at the Woodstock Community Center. Proceeds from the annual sale go into the Woodstock Community Center Maintenance Fund to cover routine maintenance costs, including… Read More»