Northeast Coalition of Neighborhoods

Our office will be closed Monday, October 12th. We will resume regular operating hours Tuesday, October 13.


October 2015 Northeast News

Every month NECN sends out an electronic news letter, connecting Northeast Portland residents with events, meetings, and other happenings in the neighborhood. Check out what's happening October in the inner Northeast area. Like what you see? Subscribe! You can find previous newsletters in our Newsletters page. What's happening at NECN? NECN seeking ...

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Portland Comprehensive Plan: NECN Basics

By Lokyee Au Northeast Coalition of Neighborhoods Portland Comprehensive Plan Draft is available for review! There has been a lot of hubbub in the past several years over this plan. So what is? What is its purpose? Here’s a guide to understand the basics of the Comprehensive Plan and how it impacts ...

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NECN seeks volunteers for Community Grants Evaluation Committee!

The Northeast Coalition of Neighborhoods (NECN) is currently seeking volunteers living or working in inner North and Northeast Portland to serve on our Neighborhood Community Small Grants Evaluation Committee in the Spring of 2016. We are seeking participants who represent a diverse spectrum of community perspectives and experience. The purpose of the grants program ...

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Portland Housing Advisory Commission: 50% TIF Funding for Affordable Housing

By Lokyee Au Recently the Portland Housing Advisory Commission unanimously voted to alter Portland’s Affordable Housing Set Aside Policy, recommending the Portland Housing Bureau spend at least 50% of Urban Renewal Area money for affordable housing- up from the original 30% minimum previously set. The original story can be found here.  ...

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Hungry for Lunch Or Need Meals Delivered?

By Dee Craig-Arnold If you’re age 60 or older and looking for a great place for lunch with a fun group of people, plus interesting activities, why not stop by the Meals on Wheels People/Loaves and Fishes Center at 5325 Northeast MLK Blvd?  We serve delicious, nutritious lunches with a choice ...

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