Category: News & Announcements

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»

Toward Easing Off-Leash Tension at Woodstock Park

Recent incident raises both fears and hopes Recently at Woodstock Park, a dog strayed from the off-leash area, entered the playground and left a six-year-old child on the swings with “scratches and one puncture-looking cut/bruise,” according to the mother’s account on Nextdoor.com. The incident rekindled concerns over the close proximity… Read More»

LUC Looks at Potential Impacts of Comp Plan on Woodstock

WNA’s Land Use Committee meets Wednesday, June 17 at 7:00 p.m. at the Woodstock Community Center. Land Use Committee Co-chair Ben Bortolazzo will facilitate the meeting. The main topic is the proposed comprehensive plan map, which has just been released by the Portland Bureau of Planning and Sustainability (BPS), as… Read More»

Many Hands…Many Thanks

Wednesday, May 6, 2015 is election day for Woodstock Neighborhood Association You won’t be getting a pamphlet or a ballot in your mailbox. Since snail-mailed communications are beyond our budget, a blog post, WNA email, and social media messaging will suffice as notice, and any eligible member who shows up… Read More»

Protected Sick Time is here!

This just in, from the City of Portland: As of January 1, 2014, the City of Portland’s new Protected Sick Time ordinance went into effect, providing workers in Portland with a protected right to earn sick time to use when they or a family member are sick, injured, or in… Read More»

Submit your comments! Bus Service and the Portland-Milwaukie Light Rail Transit Project

A repost from Trimet.org. Submit your comments here: http://trimet.org/mailforms/contact_busplanning.html BUS SERVICE PLANNING RELATED TO THE PORTLAND-MILWAUKIE LIGHT RAIL TRANSIT PROJECTIn September 2015, the 7.3-mile Portland-Milwaukie MAX light rail extension will go into service. The new MAX line will serve 10 stations being constructed by the Portland-Milwaukie Light Rail Transit Project,… Read More»