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Changing asbestos rules force cancellation of annual cleanup

The regular spring cleanup held each year at Mount Tabor Middle School since 2000 won’t happen this year. Until March 30, the Mount Tabor Neighborhood Association and North Tabor Neighborhood Association had been planning to co-host the cheap reuse, recycling and trash drop-off as usual. But tighter restrictions from Metro and the state about disposal

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Meals on Wheels People Seeks Volunteers

Meals on Wheels People Serves Older Adults Hot Meals & Companionship Meals on Wheels People has provided hot meals and friendly visits to homebound seniors in Southeast Portland for more than 45 years. In fact, our very first center opened on SE 35th and Yamhill in February 1970. Today the nonprofit organization serves and delivers 5,000 meals

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Portland Parks Offers Low Cost Natural Area Ecology Classes

Portland Parks & Recreation offers a new program: Explore Your Natural Areas This is an intergenerational, hands-on ecology program designed to educate about the plants, animals, insects, birds & geology at 10 different Portland Natural Areas. PPR staff is collaborating closely with local Natural Area ecologists to create active, engaging ecology lessons for people of

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