• Funding boost for North Portland Aquatic Center and Parks (Jan. 2024)

    Funding boost for North Portland Aquatic Center and Parks (Jan. 2024)

    Portland City Commissioner Dan Ryan is directing $59.8 million toward the construction of the planned Aquatic Center at Northgate Park, in the Portsmouth neighborhood.  The $59.8 million would be from System Development Charges (SDC) that builders pay for new construction. The SDC infusion would raise funding for the Aquatic Center to $91.5 million. Ryan oversees…

  • Final choice for Aquatic Center announced: Northgate Park (July 2023)

    Final choice for Aquatic Center announced: Northgate Park (July 2023)

    Northgate Park is the surprise winner of the long battle over whether to build, and where to build, a $50 million North Portland Aquatic Center. Portland City Commissioner Dan Ryan announced the selection of Northgate Park over the Charles Jordan Community Center and Columbia Park in a June 22 news release. Ryan oversees the Portland…