Your Input Is Needed This Saturday! Dear Land Use & Transportation Committee Members & Community Partners, An important transportation decision is happening right now! The Special Committee on Transportation Planning is holding open houses now to hear from you about tolls on regional interstate highways. The Oregon Department of Transportation (ODOT) is required to listen and address the concerns raised by you and the public. Our partners at The… Read More »Urgent: Your Input Is Needed This Saturday on Tolling!
SE Uplift Guided Rides Explore Community Projects Hey there!! Welcome to Bike Summer 2023’s Discover Your Neighborhood bike rides hosted by SE Uplift. Rides happen each month in June, July, and August. Every ride highlights fun community projects and city transportation projects happening throughout the inner southeast district. There are opportunities to hear directly from the people bringing projects to life on each ride. Be inspired, get connected, and discover… Read More »Discover Your Neighborhood This Summer
Forward Together TriMet seeks your feedback on the Forward Together Draft Service Concept. The proposal charts out future changes to bus service throughout the Portland metropolitan area. Two themes are present throughout the concept: Ridership and equity inform the proposed route changes and the frequency of service provided. Centered in the concept is ridership potential along dense walkable communities and an emphasis on improving service to low-income communities. The result… Read More »Help shape the future of TriMet bus service.
View the presentation shared with the SE Uplift Land Use & Transportation Committee 9/19. Update provided by Portland Bureau of Planning & Sustainability New proposals will streamline the process of creating shelter for people experiencing houselessness; address code barriers and unanticipated technical issues. Published September 2, 2022 12:20 pm In 2021, Portland City Council adopted the Shelter to Housing Continuum (S2HC) project to address the crisis of houseless Portlanders. These code changes… Read More »Refinements to the Shelter to Housing Continuum project ready for public review
Metro wants to hear about the types of transportation improvements that could help you get where you need to go more safely and reliably. Tell us by taking a survey in: English, Spanish, Chinese, Vietnamese or Russian. The survey closes Oct. 17, 2022. Request accommodations by emailing: email@example.com. Input collected through this survey will help identify the types of transportation projects and programs that are needed across the greater Portland region. Feedback will be shared with the… Read More »Help Shape Metro’s Regional Transportation Plan with Survey
Traffic Advisory: Construction begins next week on NE Couch Rose Lane and 7th Ave Neighborhood Greenway
Portland Bureau of Transportation sent this bulletin at 07/29/2022 02:08 PM PDT News media contact:Hannah Schafer 503-823-7238 Hannah.Schafer@portlandoregon.gov @pbotinfo Traffic Advisory:PBOT begins construction on NE Couch Rose Lane and 7th Avenue Neighborhood Greenway projects Construction impacts will continue through August and include intermittent lane closures, parking restrictions and traffic delays (July 29, 2022) – The Portland Bureau of Transportation (PBOT) begins construction next week on two new projects – the NE Couch Rose Lane Project and the NE/SE… Read More »Traffic Advisory: Construction begins next week on NE Couch Rose Lane and 7th Ave Neighborhood Greenway
Critical Fixes | Future Investments | 82nd Ave Plan (2019) | Contact us Building a Better 82nd Avenue Community Advisory Group PBOT is recruiting 18 community members to serve as volunteers on the Building a Better 82nd Avenue Community Advisory Committee. The Community Advisory Group (CAG) will play an essential role in providing feedback, helping solicit and engage the broader 82nd Avenue community, and helping shape the final plan… Read More »EXTENDED: Apply by September 8 to join the Building a Better 82nd Avenue Community Advisory Group
SE Uplift Neighborhood Coalition Awards $20,000 in Community & Civic Engagement Small Grants to 8 Community Projects for 2021. Now in its 14th year, the Community & Civic Engagement Small Grants program funds small yet powerful community efforts aimed at increasing the number and diversity of people engaged in the community, strengthening community capacity to create social change, and increasing community impact on public decisions and community life.… Read More »2021 Community & Civic Engagement Small Grant Recipients
Build Your Toolkit with the Building Leaders; Building Your Board Orientation! Learn skills to improve the effectiveness of your neighborhood association. Be more effective as a board member. New and returning neighborhood association board members are invited to join us for a lively and interactive training on board service. Topics will include an overview of Portland’s community involvement system, SE Uplift’s information sharing and advocacy models, board roles, responsibilities, and regulations, and solutions to common neighborhood association challenges. ——————————- November… Read More »Building Leaders; Building Your Board Orientation