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Community & Civic Life

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Our Mission Statement

Promoting a culture of civic engagement by connecting and supporting all Portlanders working together and with government to build inclusive, safe and livable neighborhoods and communities.

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  1. Oct 17

    Expand Housing Choice for Everyone: 2018 Portland Consortium Community Need Hearings

    Join us to discuss the economic, social services, and housing needs in your community. Your input will help Portland, Gresham, and Multhnomah County prioritize resources for 2019−2020.

  2. Oct 5

    Have a say: Metro seeks applicants for influential advisory committees

    Metro is seeking volunteers for positions on three committees that advise on regional transportation issues, public engagement and racial equity. Several appointments are open for terms starting in January. Applications accepted until Oct. 22, 20118.

  3. Aug 31

  4. Aug 23

    Central Northeast Neighbors (CNN) is accepting proposals for 2019 community projects

    Community & Civic Engagement Small Grants Application is Now Available! Project Proposals Due: Tuesday, November 13, 2018 by 4:00 PM

  5. Aug 3

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