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  1. Sep 3

    NE Coalition of Neighborhoods e-newsletter, Sept. 2015

    E-newsletter of the Northeast Coalition of Neighborhoods, Sept. 2015: Summer in September jambalaya festival & bbq, Sept. 12; NECN land use committee explores how to raise money for transportation; Affordable housing advocacy; and more.

  2. Sep 3

    Ian Cannon named Multnomah County Transportation Division Director

    Ian Cannon has been named to the permanent position of Multnomah County Engineer and Transportation Division Director.

  3. Sep 3

    Lower Powell Green Street and Sewer Repair Project Update: September 1, 2015

    Environmental Services plans to begin construction this winter on a project to replace and repair 4,508 feet of aging sewer pipe. The work will include constructing 22 green street planters and planting trees to absorb rain and reduce stormwater runoff. The project will keep about 1.6 million gallons of stormwater out of sewers annually, increase sewer system capacity and reduce basement backups.

  4. Sep 3

    Updated: Temporary Discontinuation of IVR Credit Card Payment Option and Changes to the BDS Online Permitting System

    This work will also impact the Bureau’s online permitting system for simple trade permits. The system will be unavailable on Friday, September 4, 2015 between 11:00 AM to 1:00 PM while upgrades to the system are in progress.

  5. Sep 3

    Balch Conduit Support Sewer Replacement Project Update: September 3, 2015

    Environmental Services contractor is constructing a project that will replace sewer pipes in poor condition and relieve street flooding and basement sewer backups in the area bounded by NW Yeon Avenue, NW 29th Avenue, NW Nicolai Avenue, and NW St. Helens Road. The project includes diverting stormwater to the Balch Conduit sewer pipe, and replacing dams in the Balch Outfall pipe to prevent Willamette River water from backing up into the pipe during heavy rain events.