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RISE Village- Age at Home

     The national Village Movement began over a decade ago when 11 older adults living in Boston, MA joined forces to create a way for themselves to “age at home” and remain independent as long as possible. There are now over 130 established Villages nationwide with over 150 more in development, including 7 here in […]

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Reed Neighborhood Association Board Meeting 6:35 p.m., Tuesday, February 4, 2014 @ Tucker-Maxon Oral School (new location) Present:  Doug Menely, Mark Gossage, Heather Fields, Lloyd Lemmermann, Kathy Truman, Marisha Childs, Kelly Fedderson, Gabe Headrick.   Meeting convened at 6:40 p.m., Quorum present   Prior to moving on to any agenda items, meeting minutes from October […]

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 Meeting Schedule for 2014 Reed Neighborhood Association April 8th Board Meeting May 6th Board Elections June 3rd General Meeting July 1st Board Meeting August NO Meeting Sept 6th Saturday PICNIC Oct. 7th Board Meeting Nov. 4th Board Meeting Dec. No Meeting Note: Meetings will be on the first Tuesday of each month and will be […]

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Draft City Club report recommends changes to Portland water, sewer bureaus to improve oversight and build ratepayer confidence Report recommends ‘no’ vote on proposed ballot measure, proposes alternate structure The City Club of Portland today released a draft research report that recommends a new governance structure to improve oversight of the Portland’s water and sewer […]

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Current trends in Land use

Seeing the Light: Solar Access & New Development February 27, 2014 Trends In Land Use – March Edition By: Bob Kellett The amount of new development in the SE Uplift coalition neighborhoods has been significant over the past year. Apartment buildings are seemingly springing up left and right, homes are being demolished and replaced by […]

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Fix a water leak week

January 30, 2014   Contributed article by the Regional Water Providers Consortium Word count: 509 Author: Lindsey Berman, Conservation Program Manager, Regional Water Providers Consortium   Every Drop Counts: Simple Steps Save Water and Money During Fix a Leak Week and Beyond Regional Water Providers Consortium offers free indoor water saving kits Many of us […]

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Brooklyn Station Areas Project Kicks Off – Join the conversation!   The Brooklyn Station Areas project is providing detailed planning for the Rhine and Holgate station areas on the new Portland-Milwaukie light rail line. The process kicks off next month with the first in a series of three working group meetings that will guide planning. Additional meetings […]

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Johnson Creek Watershed Council E-BULLETIN December 2013  1) Become a Friend of Johnson Creek  2) JCWC Volunteers Discover Coho Carcass 3) Johnson Creek’s Newest Side Channel 4) Stumped for a Gift? Give a Name Engraving!  5) JCWC in the News 6) Native Neighbor: Red-osier dogwood 7) Calendar at a Glance 1) Become a Friend of Johnson Creek Each gift to the Council before […]

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  Headline: Easy ways to save energy—and money—this winter   As temperatures begin to drop, heating bills across Reed will begin to rise. According to the U.S. Department of Energy, the typical U.S. family spends at least $2,000 a year on home utility bills. Unfortunately, a lot of that money is wasted when heat escapes […]

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Se Uplift spot light

ABOUT US OUR SERVICES OUR NEIGHBORHOODS COMMUNITY CALENDAR CONTACT US SE Uplift Newsletter Neighborhoods We Serve Neighborhood Toolbox Our Community Space Resources FAQ Since 1968, the SE Uplift Neighborhood Coalition, a 501(c)3 nonprofit organization, has provided critical staff and organizational support to thousands of neighborhood association volunteers fostering safe, vibrant and diverse neighborhoods within our […]

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