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Trail Project Would Connect the Rose Quarter to the Gorge by Bike

By Garlynn Woodsong, Concordia Neighborhood Association; originally published in 2017 One day, my son and I will pack our panniers and jump on our trusty bicycles. We will ride south from the Concordia neighborhood, down the...

Resident Profile: Rena Williams 

 By Mischa Webley, NECN Staff Writer There’s not much you can say that will phase a woman like Rena Williams. As the founder of a grassroots organization dedicated to supporting survivors of sex trafficking and...

ELECTION INTERVIEW: Mingus Mapps

There are a record four open seats on city council this year, including for mayor, and we interviewed almost every candidate running to fill them. This is one in a series. NOTE: all of these...

Multnomah County Drainage District Prepares Us To Get Levee-Ready

by Jessica Rojas, NECN The Multnomah County Drainage District (MCDD), located between NE Columbia Blvd and Marine Drive, is a system of four districts, charged with the objective of protecting lives and property from flooding....

YOUTH VOICES: Big White House. Empty Lots. the Alley.

by Bella Myers, April 4, 2019 Big White House (Age 3) One step,                  two step,                                    three step,                                                         four step Up the creaky wooden steps, you go with your short toddler legs Taking each step one at a time.  The small red...

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Join the Portland Harbor Superfund Site Collaborative Group!

We are looking to recruit community members for the Portland Harbor Superfund Site Collaborative Group! The Site’s...

Jimmy Wilson: Entrepreneur Joins NECN Board

By Lisa Loving, Hey! Neighbor Already a member of the Eliot Neighborhood Association Board, entrepreneur Jimmy Wilson is the...

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By Lisa Loving, NECN photo by Lisa Loving Has your commitment to a better world...

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By Margaret O’Hartigan photo by Margaret O'Hartigan Over the past six months, many storefronts up...

Sabin: Neighbors Helping Neighbors

Lisa Loving photo Neighbors help neighbors. Across the country and around the world neighbors...

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