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Parks & Recreation

Healthy Parks, Healthy Portland

Phone: 503-823-PLAY (7529)

Fax: 503-823-6007

1120 SW Fifth Ave., Suite 1302, Portland, OR 97204

Boise-Eliot CG
Boise-Eliot CG
Boise-Eliot Community Garden
328 N Fremont St Locate this site in PortlandMaps
503-823-1612

General Info
Acreage: 0.25
Acquired in 1990

Amenities
Includes community garden.
Community Garden

Historical Information
Reuben Patrick Boise was a Portland school board member in the 1850s. He went on to become a circuit judge and then a member of the Oregon Supreme Court. Rev. Thomas Lamb Eliot was a pioneer minister, Multnomah County school superintendent, and a director of the Portland Library Association. In 1899, Eliot set up the first Municipal Park Commission for Portland.