This Month's Meeting Agenda

Portsmouth Neighborhood Association Board Meeting

Tuesday,  March 7th, 2017, 6:30 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.


Peninsula Odd Fellows 

4834 N. Lombard Street Portland, Oregon 97203

(street level space)

Board Meeting Purpose:

This is the monthly PNA board meeting to discuss topics/proposals that have surfaced during the last month and set the agenda for the coming meeting/s.


Facilitator:  Akemi Ishiawa - Vice Chair

Timekeeper:  TBD

Board Meeting Discussion Topics

6:30-6:45 p.m. Welcome

Introductions & announcements

Approval of minutes

Treasurer’s report

6:45-7:20 p.m. Board discussion of topics including:

Meeting Space - consistency

Planning Spring Community Forum - Cut/The Camp was moved.

Dumpster Day Committee

Bridge Meadows/New Meadows Good Neighbor Agreement

7:20-7:30 p.m. New business and emergency items for consideration

PNA bylaws

Guidelines for effective communication

  • Listen to understand

  • Speak respectfully

  • Try to avoid repeating things that have already been said.

  • Use the “community garden” for issues we need to follow up on

  • Make room for people to speak who may be quiet or slow to take the floor

  • What else do we want to add to this list?

Neighborhood Events

Public Safety Action Committee, fourth Wednesday of the Month, 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm, Kenton Firestation, 2209 N. Schofield

North Portland Parks Committee, first Wednesday of the month starting in September, 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm, Kenton Firestation, 2209 N. Schofield

North Portland Land Use Group, fourth Thursday of the month, 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm, Kenton Firestation, 2209 N. Schofield

PNA bylaws