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Last week, Commissioner Fish and partners announced the acquisition of 146 acres of open space from River View Cemetery in SW Portland.
"No matter how long the City Commissioners' careers may be," the Oregonian Editorial Board wrote on Sunday, "few will make decisions with any longer-lasting reverberations than this one."
This purchase represents:
Special thanks to Director Santner for her commitment to this effort: "What a career capper", the Oregonian Editorial Board wrote, "for the Parks bureau's Zari Santner."
Together, we're building a world class, regional system of parks, trails, and natural areas.
Oregonian Editorial, May 8
Jim Mayer in the Oregonian, May 7
Photo: Thanks to flickr user SoulRider.222 for the beautiful shot of Mt. Hood from the River View property