Tuesday, March 26, 2002

SUMMARY NOTES: Guidelines Review, Empowerment & Assessment Team, GREAT

City of Portland, Office of Neighborhood Involvement


Members Present:
Patricia Gardner, Co-Chair Pearl District Neighborhood Association
Moshe Lenske , Co-Chair Woodstock Neighborhood Association

Nancy Chapin, Alliance of PDX Neighborhood Bus. Assocs.
Cathy Crawford, University Park Neighborhood Association
Leonard Gard, Southwest Neighborhood, Inc.
Raymond Hites, Lents Neighborhood Association
Brian Hoop, Office of Neighborhood Involvement
David Lane, Office of Neighborhood Involvement
Stanley Lewis, Downtown Community Association
Jerry Powell, Goose Hollow Foothills League N.A.
Michael O'Malley, Irvington Community Association
Charles Shi, Communities Beyond Neighborhood Boundaries
Mark Sieber, Neighbors West/Northwest
Ruth Spetter, City Attorney's Office
William Warren, Central Northeast Neighbors

Absent No one

Visitors Lee Perlman, media

Decisions by this group are subject to change at future meetings.
Opportunities for public input at the end of meeting and future workshops.
These minutes reflect changes made at the April 9th, 2002 meeting.

Approval of Summary Notes

Functions of Neighborhood Offices
Chapter 3.96.040

Issue of how to introduce function of neighborhood offices



Issue of contractual relationship; need to add new section


Issue of facilitating communication between citizens and government


Issue of providing training and orientation and how we define service area




The Meeting adjourned at 10:00 AM.

These minutes were approved at the April 9th, 2002 meeting.
The information contained in this document is preliminary and informal in nature and does not necessarily reflect the views or adopted policies of the City of Portland or the final outcomes of this project; the reader should exercise caution in its interpretation.