Passing on a few important news items discussed at the South Portland Air Quality meeting held at Pizza Roma on Saturday — all of which can also be found on the excellent South Portland Air Quality blog (clicking the graphic will take you there).
Next nearby community meeting: Monday, Nov. 23, 7 p.m. to 9 p.m., Lane Middle School, 7200 SE 60th Ave. Portland Public Schools (PPS) has proposed boundary changes that would route some children away from Woodstock School. The affected area — from approximately SE Martins south to Duke, and from SE… Read More»
Contributed by Liz Bryant On March 21, OregonLive.com published this article about our spring series of Disaster Preparedness workshops planned for SE Portland. Now I want to highlight the second workshop in the series, Help Friends & Neighbors Get Prepared, coming up this Tuesday, May 13 and next Tuesday, May… Read More»
Hats off to Mt. Scott-Arleta Neighborhood Association for taking the lead on organizing this all-ages, all-for-fun kickball tournament for six Southeast neighborhoods with the help of a SE Uplift Creative Engagement Grant. Woodstock kicks it off July 19th in Game #1 against Creston-Kenilworth. This family-friendly tournament promises to be loads… Read More»
Members of the Woodstock Neighborhood Emergency Team, or NET, are collaborating with other SE Portland neighborhood volunteers to put on a series emergency preparedness workshops this April and May to help Southeast Portlanders prepare for “the big one“—or any other future catastrophe that may come our way. There are three… Read More»
Woodstock neighbors warmly welcomed Geri and Jim Rovello to our January 8th meeting to talk about the impressive tennis court renovation project they are spearheading at Berkeley Park, funded by the memorial fund named for their son. Click here to download a one-page PDF information sheet about the Alex Rovello… Read More»
I don’t know about you, but Fall kind of took me by surprise this year. Still reveling in the warmth of what many were calling Portland’s “best summer ever,” temperatures suddenly veered toward cold and then the rain set up permanent residence. My garden doesn’t mind at all, but personally,… Read More»
WNA is one of the many community sponsors of the third annual Feast for Southeast, an incredible community Thanksgiving event. Read the complete story on SE Uplift’s blog.
Friend’s of Trees Woodstock Planting is coming up on Saturday, December 8th! FREE TREES! It’s going to be a historic year for Woodstock because we are getting free street trees this season only. Friends of Trees has almost 190 trees ordered for the planting already with another 10 days to go… Read More»