1120 SW Fifth Avenue, Portland, OR 97204
Portland Parks & Recreation is conducting an improvement project the Columbia Children's Arboretum.The 2004 Columbia Children’s Arboretum Management Plan outlines a long term vision for the park: to protect the site natural resources while providing needed recreational opportunities.
This improvement project will address the following elements identified in the 2004 Management Plan;
During this improvement project PP&R will work with community and design consultants to;
|Community outreach and input||Conducted throughout entire project|
|Project start up||Fall 2017|
|Site assessments||Winter 2017/2018|
|Listening sessions||Spring 2018|
|Design alternatives||Summer 2018|
|Final design and construction drawings||Fall 2018/Winter 2018|
|Permitting and construction||Winter/Spring 2019|
Community Engagement Process
Our community engagement process will include a Public Advisory Committee offering guidance to the design team throughout the design process, stakeholder listening sessions, 2 community gatherings where we will review design alternatives and the final design. Dates for these events will be posted as they are finalized.
Technical Advisory Committee (TAC)
A team of PP&R and City staff is working throughout the design process to identify needs and issues from an operations perspective.
NNA Landscape Architects has worked on a number of Portland Parks & Recreation Projects including the Powell Butte Nature Center.
Emily Roth, Senior Planner | Assets & Development Division
503-823-9225 | firstname.lastname@example.org
Elizabeth Kennedy-Wong, Community Engagement
503-823-5113 | elizabeth email@example.com