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  • Post Primary: Some surprises

    Post Primary: Some surprises

    The highest profile N/NE Portland Multnomah County Commission race in years is entering a new phase as Shannon Singleton and Sam Adams enter a two-person runoff in the November 5th General Election. Singleton garnered 46% of the vote, ahead of Adams with 24% and Jessie Burke at 22% in the May 21st Primary Election. Singleton,… Read more

  • North Portland’s Willamette riverfront in flux: an opportunity with no guiding vision

    North Portland’s Willamette riverfront in flux: an opportunity with no guiding vision

    There’s an opportunity to reclaim, rediscover and restore North Portland’s neglected Willamette riverfront. But without a guiding vision, it will be left to happenstance, piecemeal and inappropriate development.  The North Reach Plan, 2009, would have helped define that process and return to the lower river some environmental function, but it has been tied up in… Read more

  • 2024 St. Johns Bizarre bigger, better

    2024 St. Johns Bizarre bigger, better

    Thirteen pulsating bands, tangy food and a record-high 180 vendors are expected to draw nearly 10,000 people to the 15th annual St. Johns Bizarre 10 am to 7 pm, Saturday May 11 in the St. Johns town center.  (See the event map and musical lineup at the end of this article) The free event is… Read more

  • Upcoming Willamette Cove Workshops

    Upcoming Willamette Cove Workshops

    Help shape the nature park at Willamette Cove. Please RSVP to join one of the upcoming workshops. Metro would like to invite you to the first round of workshops about Willamette Cove in May. You are also welcome to share with colleagues or community members who you think would be interested in attending. The in-person… Read more

  • Rose Mebesius celebrates 105

    Rose Mebesius celebrates 105

    When wished a happy birthday, Rose Mebesius exclaims with a smile and a twinkle in her eye, “I never expected to live this long! If I’d known, I would have taken better care of myself!” Rose has lived on the same corner near Columbia Park since 1950 when she moved there as a young married woman.… Read more

  • North Portland Beer Guide debut

    North Portland Beer Guide debut

    It’s no minor responsibility to carry the weight of sampling scores of brews in researching North Peninsula Review’s first annual North Portland Beer Guide. Sages and scholars from Oxford University to Oregon State tell us of the role that decorous social beer drinking has in stabilizing society and keeping people together. Beer might even help… Read more

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North Peninsula Review is distributed across the North Portland peninsula, from the eastern edge of Peninsula Park west to the St. Johns town center and Linnton and from North Mississippi, to Overlook, Kenton, and Hayden Island neighborhoods.


North Peninsula neighborhood associations

Arbor Lodge

Meetings are held monthly on the 3rd Thursday from 7 to 8:30 PM (informal time from 6:30-7 PM).  Offered in person at the Kenton Firehouse and over Zoom.

Website: ArborLodgepdx.org

Boise

Meetings are every second Monday from 7 to 9 pm at New Seasons Community Room: 3445 N. Williams Ave. You can also attend online.

Website: Boise Neighborhood Association

Bridgeton

Board meetings are held monthly on the 2nd Tuesday. General Meetings are held at the Portland Yacht Club in the Spring and at the Marriott in the Fall. 

Website: LiveBridgeton.com

Cathedral Park

Neighborhood meetings are held monthly on the 2nd Thursday from 7 to 8:30 PM at the Cathedral Village Apartments Community Room, 6520 N. Salem Ave, Portland, OR 97203.

Website: CathedralParkpdx.org


East Columbia

Neighborhood meetings are held quarterly on the 2nd Tuesday of February, May, August, and November from 7 to 8:30 PM currently on Zoom. 

Website: ECNApdx.com

Eliot

Meetings are every third Monday from 7 to 9 pm at Cascadia Garlington Health Center, 3036 NE Martin Luther King Jr Blvd, Portland, OR 97212.

Website: EliotNeighborhood.org

Hayden Island

Meetings are held monthly on the 2nd Thursday beginning at 7 PM.

Website: MyHaydenIsland.com

Humboldt

General Membership meetings are held on the 4th Tuesday of February, May, August and November, 7 to 9:00 pm. The Annual Meeting with elections is held in June. Contact humboldtneighborhood@gmail.com for location and Zoom info.

Facebook Page: HumboldtNeighborhoodAssociation


Kenton

Meetings are held monthly on the 2nd Wednesday from 7 to 8:30 PM at the Historic Kenton Firehouse.

Website: HistoricKenton.com

Overlook

Meetings are held monthly on the 2nd Monday from 6:30 to 7:30 PM at Beach Elementary School. No meetings in August and December.

Website: OverlookNeighborhood.org

Piedmont

Meetings are held on 3rd Thursdays from 7 to 9 PM at Trinity Academy.

Website: PiedmontNeighborhood.org

Portsmouth

Meetings are held monthly on the 2nd Monday from 5:15 to 6:30 PM on Zoom.

Website: PortsmouthNeighborhood.com


St. Johns

Meetings are held on the second Monday from 7 to 8:30 PM at James John Elementary School.

Website: StJohnspdx.com

University Park

Meetings are held on the second Monday of each month from 7 to 8:30 PM on Google Meet.

Website: UPNApdx.org

North Portland Neighborhood Services

One of seven regional neighborhood offices funded by the City of Portland.

Website: NPNSCommunity.org