City Council endorses plan for Eastbank Crescent and study of potential swimming beaches in the Central City.Read More…
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Last week, City Council approved two inter-related planning reports: the Eastbank Crescent Riverfront Plan and the Central City Potential Beach Sites Study. This work came out of the Central City 2035 planning process, during which the public requested:
In many cases in the Central City, these objectives can only be met in the same shallow water locations.
Enthusiastic crowd shows support
On Wednesday, June 7, Council chambers were full of enthusiastic community members who supported the studies and want to see the improvements in the Eastbank Crescent Riverfront Plan come to life. Notably …
Council adopted one resolution for each planning effort, with one amendment to the Eastbank Crescent Riverfront Plan resolution directing staff to work with the Portland Boathouse organization on boating facilities.
Council asked staff to return in the fall with recommended next steps and a funding request for City Council’s consideration, to begin plan implementation.