Friends of Trees Planting Day in Kenton Feb 6th

Hi Kenton Neighbors! Our annual Kenton tree planting with Friends of Trees is here again on Saturday, February 6th. It will be held at our own Portland Village School @7654 N Delaware Avenue; Portland, Oregon, 97217. We welcome any of you who have planted trees in the past, or anyone interested in having a really […]

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Public Safety Action Committee Meeting January 27th

Please come and take part in a community forum to hear and learn about our public safety agencies and programs in North Portland, the status of the newly configured North Police Precinct, budget challenges, and volunteer opportunities for residents to ensure the continued safety and livability of North Portland.  Guest presenters include:  City of Portland […]

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N Denver Streetscape Update, Jan 15th

East Side The contractor continues to pour concrete for missing sidewalk segments on the east side of Denver from N Schofield to N McClellan.  This work is expected to be complete by Monday, January 18. This will eliminate all of the temporary walks, and re-establish permanent sidewalks from Watts to Interstate. The library construction team […]

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Native Plant Sale Begins January 8th

As the Kenton Neighborhood continues to embrance Naturescaping, this plant sale is a great opportunity to purchase native plants for winter planting.  Sponsored by East Multnomah Soil and Water Conservation District you can order on-line bare-root trees, shrubs and plants as an inexpensive way to populate your yard with great native plants.  This year there are 37 wonderful […]

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Friends of Tree Order Deadline is January 25th!!

Friends of Trees ORDER DEADLINE IS Monday,  January 25th!! Link out: Click here Description: To order trees for your yard or parking strip, click on \”Order Street & Yard Trees\” to create your online account by January 25th.  You can order yard trees right away, and you can order trees for your parking strip after the […]

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Season’s Greetings from the KNA

We want to share our best wishes with all our Kenton Neighbors for a Happy New Year!! The KNA is completing a great year of building new and stronger community relationships and we value all the time being given to making Kenton a thriving neighborhood.  There will be lots of activities for community fellowship in […]

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Kenton Third Thursday – Dec 17th

Kenton Third Thursday has added a new twist for the December event.  1)  Download   this map of participating businesses 2)  Visit  any 5 local businesses that are list on the map 3)  Enter to win  one of many prized provided by these participating businesses MAP:  December Third Thursday

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Winter Coats Brings Lots of Happy Smiles!

After days of this cold air, the delivery donation of new warm and cozy winter coats to the students at Peninsula School was welcomed by the students and school Principle Carlos Galindo.  The program was organized by Pastor Edgar Roderguiz of Life Fellowship Church, our Kenton neighbor and assisted by our local Crime Prevention Coordinator Mark Wells and myself as […]

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Open Meadow Career Connections Opportunity

Open Meadows Alternative School is our Kenton Neighbor and recently received a 2009 Spirit of Portland Award in Community Partnership.  Open Meadow Career Connections program is looking for motivated North Portlanders 18-24 years old who want to begin careers in Healthcare  Start with a challenging 5 week training: · Opportunities to increase confidence, motivation, & hope · Networking […]

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Friends of Trees ORDER DEADLINE IS MONDAY DEC 7TH!!!

Friends of Trees ORDER DEADLINE IS MONDAY, DEC 7TH!!! Link out: Click here Description: To order trees for your yard or parking strip, click on \”Order Street & Yard Trees\” to create your online account by Dec. 7. You can order yard trees right away, and you can order trees for your parking strip after […]

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