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Transportation Committee Meeting Minutes of 9-21-16

MEETING MINUTES September 21, 2016 SMILE TRANSPORTATION COMMITTEE Meeting called to order at 6:00 p.m. by Scott Kelly, Transportation Committee Chair. 13 other people in attendance 232-Unit Proposed Development at 7119 SE Milwaukie – Scott Kelly Those in attendance discussed a proposed 4-story, 232 unit apartment building with basement garage to be built where the […]

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Transportation Committee Meeting Agenda 9-21-16

SEPTEMBER 21, 2016 SMILE TRANSPORTATION COMMITTEE MEETING AGENDA SMILE Station, 8210 SE 13th Ave, Portland 6:00 p.m.            Introductions – Scott Kelly, Chairman, Transportation Committee 6:05 p.m.            232-Unit Proposed Development at 7119 SE Milwaukie – Scott Kelly A 4-story, 232 unit apartment building with basement garage is proposed where the current Boys & Girls Club is […]

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September 21st Board Meeting Agenda

Agenda 7:30p.m.  Welcome – Introductions 7:40p.m.  Review and pass minutes of August 17 Board Meeting 7:50p.m.  Update re: Old Sellwood Bridge Railing Project – Joel Leib, Board Member and Bridge Railing Committee Chair 8:00p.m.  Report re: October 5th election to fill an open board seat – Tim DuBois, Board Member and Nominating Committee Chair 8:05p.m.  Vote on Land […]

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Free Training for Neighborhood Watch Groups

This is a two-hour free training sponsored by the Portland Police Bureau for individuals wanting to start Neighborhood Watch groups on their blocks. The format is designed to help neighbors start a group as quickly as possible. After attending this training, organizers can take this information and training back to their individual blocks. All training […]

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WomenStrength Self-Defense Training Coming in November

WomenStrength is a free self-defense class sponsored by the Portland Police Bureau. It is held on three consecutive evenings open to all Portland female residents. A November training is scheduled at the SMILE Station, 8210 SE 13th Ave at Tenino, on Mondays, November 7, 14, and 21 from 6:00p.m.-9:00p.m. Registration for this class opens in the […]

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Bureau of Planning and Sustainability Proposes Zoning Changes

The City of Portland has proposed changes to the zoning rules for single-dwelling zones (Residential Infill Project) and is now accepting public comment.  This proposal is complex and if adopted would be a significant change to the single-dwelling zoning rules in much of SMILE (58% of area) and the City.  The Bureau of Planning and […]

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FAQ Sheet for the McLoughlin Resource Center for Homeless Women and Couples

Transition Projects FAQSheet for the McLoughlin Resource Center  What is the McLoughlin Resource Center?  The McLoughlin Resource Center is a shelter and service center for about 120 people experiencing homelessness. The program is an intentional, strategic component of A Home for Everyone — a community-wide effort to house homeless Multnomah County citizens. Projected opening: Fall 2016  What are the […]

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Comp Plan Testimony Presented to City Council April 14, 2016

The following documents were written by the SMILE Land Use Committee in response to the City of Portland Comprehensive Plan Amendments brought by members of the City Council. We thank the Land Use Committee participants for their many hours spent researching these complex issues and developing cogent positions as our SMILE representatives to the City. […]

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