Each household should have enough emergency supplies to shelter in place for three days. Gathering all those supplies can be an overwhelming task. Where to start? What to include? This is a quick 4-page PDF guide to prepare your household for a natural (or human-made) disaster, broken down in to manageable month by month check […]
St. Johns’ diversity, small town feel, and role as a freight/commuter corridor all inherently present very different traffic safety truths and experiences among neighbors. It is important all residents have the opportunity to be heard and acknowledged as we consider people’s safety and appropriate neighborhood comfort in each area of our large community. Within this […]
Have you received your ballot? Got questions? Join the BUS Project and the St. Johns Center for Opportunity for their Voter Education Night event, 6:00PM, Wednesday evening at George Middle School. Hear about the candidates and ballot measures up for vote. The general election is just 2 weeks away! 6:00PM – 7:30PM George Middle School 10000 N […]
Find good family fun at the annual St. Johns Trick or Treat Walk event, this Saturday. Stop by the shops in downtown St. Johns for candy, games, and more from 1 to 3 PM. Sponsored by your neighborhood St. Johns small businesses, the SJNA, St. Johns Boosters, and the St. Johns Center for Opportunity.
Drive over a nasty pot hole on your way home? Spot a street lamp out during your evening run? Need to report a neighborhood nuisance? There’s an app for that. Download the free app, PDX Reporter. In just a few seconds, explain your complaint and submit it to the City of Portland. The app is free […]
SJNA board elections will be held at the next General Assembly meeting. Come to the St. Johns Neighborhood Association meeting, meet your candidates, and cast your vote, Monday, October 10th. Interested in getting more involved? Anyone that lives, works, or goes to school in the St. Johns neighborhood is eligible. To vote, you must attend the October […]
Come to the St. Johns Center for Opportunity office, located at 8250 N. Lombard between 12pm and 5pm, and get registered to vote! You can RSVP online, or just stop by. Tell your family, your friends, and your next door neighbor! We’re also looking for volunteers to help us register voters! If you have previous experience registering voters, speak Spanish, or […]
Portland Harbor is a 10-mile, 2,200-acre toxic site. In 2000, the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) labeled it a Superfund site—a location contaminated by hazardous waste and identified on the national priority list for cleanup. The harbor, the Willamette River and its shores provide food for our families, jobs for our community, recreational opportunities, tribal and […]