Category: News & Announcements

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»

Don’t Miss the Woodstock Neighborhood Plant Sale on May 13th!

Join us on Saturday, May 13th 9am to 3pm, for the Woodstock Neighborhood Plant Sale at the Woodstock Community Center 5905 E 43rd Ave., Portland [click for google map] A splendid variety of plants at wonderful prices await you at this popular annual event. Come by and hang out with… 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»

Geek Out on Transportation!

  With so much development happening all over Portland, have you ever wondered how all those new buildings (and more people) impact our transportation system? The Portland Bureau of Transportation (PBOT) has created an online open house for the public to learn about Transportation System Development Charges and provide feedback… Read More»

PPS Proposes Boundary Change for Woodstock School

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»