Call for HELP – Marysville School

To our Kenton Neighbors:   As you probably have heard,  Marysville School  experienced a fire yesterday resulting in what they’re calling a “total loss”. The school population is being moved to the old Rose City Park building which hasn’t functioned as a school for 2 years.  An entire school, including 20 classrooms has to be created […]


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Most Recent Denver Streetscape Update:

Denver Avenue Businesses are OPEN and need your support! Lots of progress on the N. Denver east side sidewalk work the past couple weeks. Concrete sidewalks between Watts and Schofield have been poured. Work remains in that area to pour corners and driveways. Much of the preparation work is completed between Schofield and Kilpatrick, and […]


Basic Naturescaping Workshop Register Now!

Title: Basic Naturescaping Workshop Start Time:  1 pm Date: Sunday, November 15th In this introductory workshop we introduce the concept of naturescaping. We’ll also explore: • time and maintenance savings • reduction/elimination of water and chemical use • increasing and improving wildlife habitat • watershed stewardship • basic site or project planning and many other […]


Halloween Night in Kenton

Happy Halloween!  If you love car racing don’t miss the Portland International Raceway – PIR 24 hour Chump Car event starting 5 pm Saturday October 31st running non-stop through 5 pm Sunday November 1st.  If you love peace and quiet, stay indoors, draw the curtains and burrow in to enjoy the extra hour provided by the […]


Kenton Night at Portland Winterhawks!

Title: Dash for Cash Portland Winerhawks Game Location: Rose Garden Description: Help raise money for Oregon Humane Society by bringing a group to the Portland Winterhawk’s annual Dash for Cash hockey game. A portion of each ticket sold will go toward Oregon Humane Society. Kenton Station is working to coordinator a huge group from Kenton. […]


Newest Update for Denver Streetscape

Work continues on the sidewalks between Watts and Kilpatrick. The contractor is installing street curbs and concrete planter boxes.  Next step will be pouring concrete for the sidewalks and driveways.  Project construction will be moving northward along the east side of N Denver Avenue between Kilpatrick and McClellan.  Business access ramps and temporary walkways will be installed and maintained there […]


Third thursday Art Walk

Title: Third thursday Art WalkLocation: Kenton Business DistrictLink out: Click hereDescription: View art showing at participating businesses from 5-9 pm every third Thurs.Start Time: 5 pmDate: 2009-10-15End Time: 9 pm


Portland Plan: Community Workshop

Let your voice be heard! Attend a community workshop near you to discuss ideas for the city’s Portland Plan. The Portland Plan will be our City’s strategic plan for the next 25 years, ensuring that Portland is a thriving and sustainable city and our people are prosperous, healthy and educated. Residents will work together with […]


Safety Tip: Home Inventory Record

As we have become more informed about the cat buglar that has been prowling Kenton homes at night, our Crime Prevention Coordinator Mark Wells has a great safety tip for helping keep better track  of your possessions if you are a victum of a theft.  A home inventory record can be very valuable in tracking and […]


Denver Streetscape Update mid October 2009

Hello Kenton Neighbors: What follows is called a two-week look-ahead schedule for construction.  The contractor meets every Thursday with the city’s construction and project managers and sets the schedule for the next two weeks. We plan to send regular email updates with the latest from these meetings. New Sidewalks:  The contractor has excavated the sidewalk […]

Park & Poolooza

Come out on September 28th to celebrate Columbia Park and Columbia Pool!

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