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Sewer repairs scheduled early 2015

Environmental Services has begun the design of a sewer repair project that will replace and repair approximately 37,000 feet (a little over 7 miles) of aging sewer pipe at 61 locations in southeast/northeast Portland. The pipes to be addressed in this project are between 40 and 100 years old and in need of repair or

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Get excited about National Night Out!

The Office of Neighborhood Involvement’s Crime Prevention Program is planning a kickoff party to start the countdown to the National Night Out, held this year on August 5th. The party will take place on July 10th at Laurelhurst park (see flyer, linked below). The kickoff party will also be host to the annual Crime Prevention

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Century-old Glisan storefront will be reborn as healing center

New Heights Physical Therapy has purchased and will be moving their clinic to 5736 NE glisan this coming fall. Here are some photos of Donna, Kevin, Nicole and Phil and some “before” pictures of the inside of the old building. More information about New Heights Physical Therapy is available here: NewHeightsTherapy.com/glisan . The linked page

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Work begins on Providence Guest House

Work will begin in June on Providence Portland Medical Center’s new guest housing project on NE Glisan Street between 44th and 45th. Fencing will go up in early June, with demolition expected to begin by mid June. The crew will identify and save any building materials which can be reused in the project such as

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Pedestrian crossing at 65th and NE Glisan

The Portland Bureau of Transportation is proposing a pedestrian crossing improvement near the intersection of NE 65th Ave & Glisan St. Here is a concept drawing that depicts the proposed crossing. The crossing will look very similar to the one recently installed at 78th and Glisan, featuring a new pedestrian refuge island and rapid flashing beacons. It was the

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