Mt. Tabor By Kate Mitchell MTNA held its monthly meeting January 21. Officers from the gang crimes prevention unit as well as representatives from Tabor Space were present to discuss the recent shooting at SE Belmont and 53rd. No one was injured. A family rented the space for [...]
By Dawn Smallman Board member John Laursen announced at our October meeting that Portland Water Bureau (PWB)...
By Kate Mitchell MTNA Land use co-chair Stephanie Stewart provided background on a disputed bed and breakfast...
Mt. Tabor By Kate Mitchell Testing is underway of the disputed “regulatory diverter” at SE 52nd Ave. and...
By Kate Mitchell Note the date/time: Wednesday, June 11, 6:30 -8:30 pm. View the draft construction plan for disconnecting the Mt. Tabor Park and provide feedback, Warner Pacific College, McGuire Auditorium, 2219 SE 68th Ave According to MTNA Land Use Co-Chair Stephanie Stewart, the Water Bureau’s final proposal will [...]Read more ›
By Kate Mitchell and Stephanie Stewart Our monthly meeting on February 19 meeting drew a large crowd, including many people concerned about the City moving ahead with its plan for disconnecting the three iconic reservoirs on Mt.. Tabor Park. MTNA Land Use Chair Stephanie Stewart noted the reservoirs all [...]Read more ›
By Brian Mitchell Due to budget cuts, the days of the city land at 60th Ave. and Lincoln Street as a tree nursery are numbered. According to Heather McKillip, lead horticulturist with the Portland Parks Bureau, the land will be graded and seeded and once the trees are removed [...]Read more ›
By Kate Mitchell The Mt. Tabor Neighborhood Association adopted a policy position on the city’s open reservoirs, three of which are in Mt. Tabor Park: MTNA has been and continues to be a vocal advocate for maintaining our open reservoirs because they are integral to providing clean, affordable water. [...]Read more ›
Mt. Tabor By Midge Pierce Stephanie Stewart, Land Use co-chair for the Mt. Tabor Neighborhood Association, summarized the history and current status of reservoir issues. She began by urging residents to recognize rhetoric coming from city officials is intended to get those opposing decommissioning to give up. “There are [...]Read more ›
By Kate Mitchell Treasurer Bing Wong reported we have approximately $700 remaining for 2013 and $1,300 for 2014 available in our outreach budget. Discussion ensued around ways to use those funds. They can be used for any purpose that will bring awareness to our neighborhood association. Kelly Fedderson of [...]Read more ›