Category Archives: OKNA

Overlook to discuss air quality

The Overlook Neighborhood Association May general meeting will feature a discussion about air quality and toxins. Given the recent reports of elevated toxin levels, come with your questions about how to keep Overlook healthy. OKNA General Meeting (agenda) Tuesday, May … Continue reading

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Overlook Neighborhood Update (May 13)

1) Learn about renters rights 2) Omaha blocks staging area walkaround (May 14) 3) Movies concerts and more in Portland Parks this summer 4) Ride of Silence – North Portland (May 18) 5) The best of Portland is in Overlook … Continue reading

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Overlook Neighborhood Update (May 7)

1) Neighborhood cleanup a huge success 2) Omaha blocks staging area walkaround (May 14) 3) Neighborhood Emergency Team (NET) training 4) Portland Community Equality Act (May 12) 5) Budget hearing update (May 12) 1) Neighborhood cleanup a huge success A … Continue reading

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Overlook Neighborhood Update (April 29)

1) Annual Neighborhood Cleanup (Saturday) 2) Apply for housing preference 3) Portland Harbor Community Outreach Grants Available 4) TriMet Bike Plan 5) ADU tax heartburn reduced 6) Local youth programming (May 14) 7) Better Naito is back 8) OKNA Board … Continue reading

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Overlook Neighborhood Update (April 23)

1) Overlook Neighborhood Association joins homeless camping lawsuit 2) Celebrate Earth Day by helping clean up Overlook (April 30) 3) Public safety in Overlook 4) Natural Hazard Mitigation Plan Workshop (April 30) 5) Community forum on homelessness (April 26) 6) … Continue reading

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OKNA joins lawsuit against City of Portland over homeless camping

At the Tuesday General meeting of the Overlook Neighborhood Association, the OKNA Board unanimously voted to join a coalition of neighborhoods, businesses, residents and others in a lawsuit seeking to end Mayor Charlie Hales’ homeless camping policy. We believe that … Continue reading

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Overlook Neighborhood Update (April 15)

1) OKNA General Meeting (Tuesday, April 19) 2) Learn about Interstate Lanes development (Thursday, April 21) 3) City developing middle housing policies 4) Help choose a new Department of Environmental Quality director 5) Tell Metro what sort of housing you … Continue reading

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Overlook Neighborhood Update (April 10)

1) Homeless update 2) Spring gardening workshops 3) Park sprinklers running in the rain 4) Support the Office of Neighborhood Involvement 1) Homeless update Fire Summer dryness quickly approaches. After a fire at a homeless camp under the Hawthorne Bridge … Continue reading

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Overlook Neighborhood Update (April 1)

1) Family night on the Bluffs (Sunday, April 3) 2) Sign up for Portland’s urgent safety messages 3) Middle Housing coming to Overlook? 4) Parks and clean water through art (Wednesday, April 6) 5) Celebrate spring with a healthy lawn … Continue reading

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Overlook Neighborhood Update (March 18)

1) Paul Bunyan needs your help 2) City athletic fields remain closed 3) Food donations in North Portland 1) Paul Bunyan needs your help The Paul Bunyan statue in Kenton has welcomed visitors for nearly 50 years. Paul is showing … Continue reading

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