This Month's Meeting Agenda

Portsmouth Neighborhood Association Community Forum

Tuesday, July 19, 2016

Starting at 6:30 PM

We will meet on this date to discuss the outcome of the New Meadows land use hearing, among other things.

Location: New Columbia Community Education Center, 4605 N Trenton St

Community Forum 

Facilitator: Mary-Margaret Wheeler-Weber, Chair

Timekeeper: tbd 


6:30 - 6:45 pm Welcome, Introductions and Announcements


6:45 - 6:50 pm Review and approval of minutes

PNA Board vote

6:45 - 7:00 pm PNA Projects, Priorities and Opportunities for 2016-2017

Discussion - all

7:00 - 7:20 pm New Meadows land use decision and next steps

All - potential vote

7:20 - 7:40 Proposed 12 unit development at 7513 N Olin

Barry Smith, Architect

7:45-8:00 Crime Prevention Coordinator

Michael Boyer


Land use decision regarding proposed New Meadows development on N. Dana:

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

National Night Out, Tuesday, August 2, 2015, or anytime between Friday, July 29th and Sunday, August 7th.

Village Gardens Farmers Market, June 9th-August 25th, Thursdays 4-7 pm at Village Market 4632 N. Trenton. Contact: Tori Craig, 971-280-0105,

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