Bike lanes on SW 35th

Bike Lanes on SW 35th Ave

Southwest in Motion (SWIM) projects support walking and biking in Southwest Portland. Project Rp-17 SW 35th Protected Bike Lanes was recently implemented to provide bike lanes on SW 35th Ave.

Work party crew

Native Meadow

“Thank you” to neighbors that maintained and seeded the empty lot at SW 35th Ave and SW Stephenson St in February.

BP-40 Project map

Pedestrian Safety on SW Boones Ferry Rd

PBOT is selecting projects for funding, from the Southwest in Motion (SWIM) project list. This is an opportunity to make your voice heard and get BP-40 funded! See the website for details, arnoldcreek.org.

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Apply for SW Portland Small Grants!

Applications Due: Monday January 17, 2022 @4:59pm Requested amounts may range from $2,000- $4,900. Funds will be eligible for reimbursement for project or programming expenses starting in February 2022 ending February 1, 2023. To qualify, your project must meet at least one of our program’s goals: Increase the number of people who are involved and engaged in their communities; …

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SWIM Document

Pedistrian access to Oswego Towne Square

On December 22, 2021, Arnold Creek Neighborhood Association urged Portland Bureau of Transportation to fulfill their promise of pedestrian access to our grocery store and shopping mall that was made December 4, 2019, when City Council adopted Southwest in Motion (Resolution No. 37464): link to records of adopted plan. See page A-26: A walkway connection from …

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Miracle Heights Site Plan

Miracle Heights Proposed Residential Care Facility

Neighborhood MeetingTuesday, November 23, 20216:30 PM The original proposal for a Residential Care Facility (Miracle Heights) on the south side of Clara Lane at Boones Ferry was withdrawn earlier this year. However, a second application has been filed with the city. The main changes are the addition of an owner’s apartment in the basement and …

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Portland Transportation Class

Portland Traffic and Transportation Class

Learn about land use, mobility, social justice and racial equity from a transportation perspective. Instructed by Senior Transportation Planner Thuy Tu. Free to attend for Portland residents. 10 Week Online Class – Thursdays 6:40pm, Starting September 30Apply by August 29th

Sparrow walking

July Neighborhood Walk

Please join your neighbors from Arnold Creek and West Portland Park on Tuesday July 13th at 7 in the evening for a Walk exploring the Headwaters of Arnold Creek. Our trusty tour guides will lead you on a loop walk looking at trails and cut throughs, land use and zoning, gardens and goats, restaurants, shops and …

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Shelter to Housing Continuum Code Package approved by City Council

On Wednesday, April 28, 2021, Portland City Council adopted a significant package of zoning code amendments to address the growing crisis of houseless Portlanders. The Shelter to Housing Continuum (S2HC) changes address the Zoning Code (Title 33) and six other City codes (Titles 8, 15, 17, 21, 29, and 30). Read more: https://www.portland.gov/bps/s2hc

Boones Ferry Bridge

SW Boones Ferry Road is Open!

SW Boones Ferry Road is open! The new 125-foot span bridge over Tryon Creek includes two travel lanes, wide sidewalks and a trail for people and wildlife underneath it.