Join us for our monthly Arbor Lodge Neighborhood Association (ALNA) meeting
When: Thursday, June 15, 2023, 7:00-8:30pm
Historic Kenton Firehouse (8105 N Brandon)
Concerns about the Critical Energy Infrastructure Hub (CEI Hub)
North Portland Neighborhood Services debrief on recent neighborhood association and non-profit meeting
Discussion on whether to invite someone from PPB North Precinct to future meetings
Survey brainstorm: Building Community
Jazz in the Park plans
6:45pm Zoom meeting opens – INFORMAL (15 minutes)
7:00pm Welcome, introductions (3 minutes)
7:03pm Ground rules (1 minute)
Speak your truth
Be with your discomfort
Expect and accept non closure
Keep mics on mute
I may have to cut people off in the interest of time, keeping with the schedule, and allowing fullest participation
Please only one person speaking at once for closed captioning and accessibility
Share any extra questions in chat
Does everyone agree?
7:05pm Arbor Lodge Shelter Update (10 minutes) - Daniel Hovanas
7:15pm Guest Laurie King - Climate Jobs PDX and Jobs with Justice
7:35 pm North Portland Neighborhood Services debrief on recent neighborhood association and non-profit meeting
7:45 ALNA Survey brainstorm: Building Community - Kevin Micalizzi
7:55 pm Jazz in the Park Event! - Jonathan Flannery
Save the date and Planning! For this event we will need volunteers to help make this event a success!
8:05 pm Discussion on whether to invite someone from PPB North Precinct to a future meeting
8:10pm Committee / Board / Last Minute Updates (25 minutes)
Parks - vacant position
Transportation - vacant position
Community Allocations Funds were approved for $647.90
Clean Air - vacant position
Neighborhood Emergency Team - vacant position
Outreach / communication
Change in lead for communications - Thanks to Caitlin for her time supporting the board with communications, and thank you to Kevin for stepping into this role
8:30pm End of meeting
North Portland Chairs Meeting update & Additional Notes:
There was not a North Portland chairs meeting this month, instead we had a meeting with NPNS partners on June 5th. Nonprofits and neighborhood associations got together to talk about priorities for the year, and barriers we are facing. We will debrief this meeting at our June meeting.
There is a permit for the Red Barn (located at 7421-7427 N DENVER AVE) to come down - 2023-017132-000-00-CO
The City has released Draft district plans- The Independent District Commission has released its Draft District Plan with three draft map options for community input. News Articles linked below:
The North Portland Tool Library is open and they are hosting events and looking for volunteers - https://nptl.myturn.com/library/
Arbor Lodge is partnering with Overlook and Kenton NA’s to host a neighborhood community waste collection event at Arbor Lodge Park on Sept 30th, 2023.
Arbor Lodge Tree Team will be hosting a Sparrow Hawk Native Plant sale on October 19th, 20th, 21st.
ALNA will not be meeting in the month of July! Enjoy your summer and we will see you all back in August!