Category Archives: Safety

Overlook Neighborhood Update (Oct. 29)

1) Watch out for trick-or-treaters on Tuesday (Oct. 31) 2) Street safety forum has large turnout 3) Tiny houses for homeless 1) Watch out for trick-or-treaters on Tuesday (Oct. 31) Ghosts and goblins will take to Overlook’s streets on Tuesday … Continue reading

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Overlook Neighborhood Update (Sept. 9)

1) Beach Elementary School Harvest Dinner (Sept. 23) 2) Street racing 3) Ramp closures on I-5 including N Greeley exit 4) I-5 Rose Quarter improvements open house (Sept. 12) 5) OKNA annual meeting (Sept. 19) 1) Beach Elementary School Harvest … Continue reading

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Overlook Neighborhood Update (Aug. 4)

1) Overlook House ice cream social (Aug. 6) 2) Special Olympics at adidas moved to Sunday (Aug. 6) 3) Neighborhood Emergency Team (NET) meeting (Aug. 14) 4) OKNA bylaws updates 5) Remaining safe in public in a tense climate 6) … Continue reading

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Cooling centers open

With temperatures forecast to hit 100 degrees the next few days and to remain in the 90s for at least a week, OKNA encourages Overlook residents to take reasonable precautions. Drink plenty of water, wear light-colored clothes if heading outside and … Continue reading

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Overlook Neighborhood Update (July 2)

1) Adidas parking and neighborhood relations 2) Memorial for Brian Spaulding 3) Earthquake preparation 4) No OKNA Board meeting in July 5) Celebrate America’s Independence responsibly and legally  1) Adidas parking and neighborhood relations A delegation from the neighborhood met … Continue reading

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Overlook Neighborhood Update (April 15)

1) No OKNA general meeting in April 2) N Skidmore Terrace sewer extension begins Monday 3) I-5 closures begin this weekend 4) Portland Police Bureau launches open data portal 5) Contacting neighbors about development 1) No OKNA general meeting in … Continue reading

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Overlook Neighborhood Update (March 26)

1) Mayor visits OKNA meeting 2) Filming at Adidas (Tuesday & Wednesday, March 28-29) 3) Eastbank Esplanade closed 4) Traffic safety action workshop (Thursday, March 30) 5) Sustainable landscaping workshops 6) Renters’ rights workshop (April 5) 7) How should Safe … Continue reading

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Overlook Neighborhood Update (Feb. 19)

1) OKNA general meeting (Feb. 21) 2) Protected bike lane proposed for N Greeley Avenue 3) Third annual Overlook Sustainability Summit (Feb. 25) 1) OKNA general meeting (Feb. 21) You don’t want to miss the upcoming Overlook Neighborhood Association general … Continue reading

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Overlook Neighborhood Update (Jan. 22)

1) Town hall meeting with local legislators (Jan. 28) 2) Green Sky Collective 3) Cloudy water 1) Town hall meeting with local legislators (Jan. 28) Three state legislators representing parts of Overlook will hold a town hall meeting next month. … Continue reading

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Overlook Neighborhood Update (Jan. 15)

1) Prepare for potential flooding 2) Overlook Neighborhood General Meeting (Tuesday, Jan. 17) 3) Report downed trees on public lands 4) Patton Square Park Survey 5) Skip the Emergency Room if you can 1) Prepare for potential flooding An atmospheric … Continue reading

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