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Community members have asked how they can participate in the care and maintenance of Portland's Green Streets. Environmental Services has responded with the Green Street Steward program. If you live, work or run a business in Portland you can qualify to be a part of this pioneering initiative.
The city takes care of Green Streets and welcomes your help. As a Green Street Steward you can partner with the city and lend assistance with simple activities that include picking up trash, removing leaves and debris, and occasional weeding and watering.
Participating in the Green Street Steward program is a rewarding way to care for your community and keep Portland’s rivers clean. Read more about the program and find out how you can become a Green Street Steward.
When you sign up to become a Green Street Steward, you will be directed through a series of steps including:
More Questions? Contact 503-823-5623 or GreenStreetStewards@portlandoregon.gov
See where Green Streets are located
Businesses and Community Organizations that have joined our Green Street Steward community
How-to guidance for maintaining Green Streets (974kb PDF)
Free, hands-on training for Green Street maintenance
Green Street Steward Program FAQs
Register to adopt a Green Street
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