Trailer for The Kenton Lead Blob Released

The short documentary will premiere at the Kenton Neighborhood Association General Meeting and Open House on June 8th.

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Application Deadline Extended for Kenton’s Food Carts

The Portland Development Commission has extended the deadline for parties interested in operating a food cart at Kenton’s future pod to June 7th.

Does Kenton Really Have a Lead Problem?

Back in February, The Oregonian/OregonLive published maps of toxic heavy metals found in moss during research done by the U.S. Forest Service in 2013. Are they accurate?

The Kenton Farmers Market Resumes on June 1st

The Kenton Farmers Market is set to return to N McClellan St and and N Denver Ave but on Wednesdays from 3:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. starting next month!

Interested in Opening a Kenton Food Cart?

The Portland Development Commission is currently requesting responses from parties interested in operating a food cart at Kenton’s future pod.

The Kenton Street Fair Returns on Sunday!

The 2016 edition of the Kenton Street Fair takes over N Denver Ave on Sunday, May 15!

EPA Releases Report About Toxic Gas Observed Around Hayden Island/N Kenton

Facing public pressure, the Environmental Protection Agency released the 144-page Trip Report for the Jantzen Beach Air Testing project yesterday that included testing around the northern part of Kenton.

Salvage Works Holding Employee Benefit

Salvage Works is hosting a benefit on Saturday, April 30th, to help offset the financial hardship of their retail manager Teri Thomas-Petersen’s husband, Bobby Soxx, being diagnosed with ALS.


NPLUG Meets Tonight, April 28th

Kenton Firehouse

The North Portland Land Use Group meets tonight at the Historic Kenton Firehouse starting at 7:00 p.m.


Vanport Mosaic Festival Schedule of Events Released

The details of the Vanport Mosaic Festival, a 4-day commemoration of the 68th anniversary of the Vanport Flood, have been finalized.

Paul has been restored!

Thank you, Kenton!