Portland Public Schools (PPS) is doubling the number of schools slated for renovation during 2014’s summer, compared to last year’s projects. This year’s $15.5-million bond-funded improvements begin in June for completion when school opens on September 2, according to David Mayne, PPS spokesman for the bond projects.
Schools to be worked on this summer include Arleta, Beach, Boise-Eliot/Humboldt, Chief Joseph, Creston, Grout, Hosford, James John, King, … More
By Lee Perlman For the Hollywood Star News, June, 2010
About 15,000 people attended the first version of Parkway Sundays last month, traversing a route along local streets cleared of cars for the day that linked Alberta, Fernhill, Wilshire and Woodlawn parks. The Beaumont-Wilshire, Rose City Park, Vernon and Woodlawn neighborhood associations all had tables. Families and individuals had their choice of buying local history books from Anjala Ehlebe… More