The East Portland Parks Coalition is a volunteer group that supports current and future parks, open spaces and green spaces projects in east Portland.  Meetings are open to anyone who is interested. 

Meets - First Thursday of most months - 7:00 PM

At - East Portland Neighborhood Office - 1017 NE 117th Avenue

 

Parks Chair - Alesia Reese

alesiajmr@yahoo.com

503-253-4414

Mar 3, 2015 by
The new park is expected to be open by the spring of 2017 and will be one of the largest parks in east Portland. It will consist of 15.7 acres of open space on a parcel of land west of Shaver Elementary School in the Argay neighborhood between Shaver and Fremont. More...
Feb 24, 2015 by
East Portland has shown sustained interest in establishing and maintaining its urban canopy in recent years, and residents will reap the benefits for years to come. The benefits of urban street and yard trees include a reduction in air pollution, conservation of water, reduced energy costs (when trees are appropriately placed relative to living spaces), reduction in air temperatures during the summer, as well as food and shelter for native and migratory birds and wildlife. More...