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  • McCormick & Baxter site has sale agreement

    McCormick & Baxter site has sale agreement

    Fifty years ago the McCormick and Baxter creosote plant on the St. Johns waterfront was placed on the National Priority List due to intense contamination. The site is large at 41 acres and has extensive riverfront. It’s located just south of the Willamette Cove and railroad bridge. When clean up was required by the EPA,… Read more

  • PGE proposal threatens remaining red-legged frogs in Forest Park

    PGE proposal threatens remaining red-legged frogs in Forest Park

    High-tech industry in Hillsboro and climate change are fueling a rapidly growing local market for electricity. In the next five years Intel will likely build one new semiconductor fabrication plant and rebuild another. Each plant uses as much electricity as 50,000 homes. To meet this growth, Portland General Electric (PGE) would like to expand delivery… Read more

  • Murder suspect arrested

    Murder suspect arrested

    A United States Marshal Service Task Force arrested Harold “Bob” Dulaney on April 25 in Portland. He is a suspect in the in February 5th fatal shooting of Charles Hassel in the St. Johns Neighborhood outside the Bluebird Tavern. Dulaney, 53, is currently in police custody. He was transported to a hospital for treatment of pre-existing… Read more

  • St. Johns Farmers Market Is Back with Extended Season

    St. Johns Farmers Market Is Back with Extended Season

    The St. Johns Farmers Market (SJFM) is excited to kick off its 16th season on Saturday, May 4, 2024. The market will be open 9 am-2 pm every Saturday from May 4 through November 23, the weekend before Thanksgiving. There will also be a Holiday Market on Saturday, December 14, from 10 am-2 pm. The… Read more

  • Growing Baltimore Woods

    Growing Baltimore Woods

    The Friends of Baltimore Woods (FoBW) are delighted to announce the acquisition of almost an acre parcel nicknamed the Acorn site near the North Reno entrance of the Baltimore Woods Natural Area. The site is adjacent to the future npGreenway Trail alignment on two sides.  Although the property has been neglected for several years and… Read more

  • North Portland armwrestler, Mark Owen wins award

    North Portland armwrestler, Mark Owen wins award

    Mark Owen of North Portland just returned from the International Federation of Armwrestling (IFA) Nationals Armwrestling tournament in Dayton, Ohio. He took second place in the left hand division in his age and weight category and qualified for the IFA World Armwrestling Championships in Loutraki, Greece in 2024. 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