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The City of Portland, Oregon

Portland Parks & Recreation

Healthy Parks, Healthy Portland

Phone: 503-823-7529

1120 SW Fifth Avenue, Portland, OR 97204

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Event: CANCELED: Errol Heights Third Saturday event

This event is canceled in response to directives by the State of Oregon regarding COVID-19. For more information, please visit portlandoregon.gov/parks/covid-19.

Errol Heights Park (Inner Southeast) litter pick-up + other activities

Saturday, June 20, 9:00 AM-noon

Join Portland Parks & Recreation and the Friends of Errol Heights to clean up this dynamic neighborhood natural area park. Cleaning up litter beautifies the Park and keeps litter out of Errol and Johnson Creeks, protecting wildlife.  Keep your eye out for beaver, ducks, and other wildlife as you volunteer alongside other community members—everyone welcome, and no experience necessary! Wear long thick pants, a long-sleeved shirt, and sturdy shoes. Bring a water bottle, rain gear, and sunhat—and binoculars, if you’ve got them! Instruction, tools, gloves, water, coffee/tea, and snacks provided. (Note: Provided items list may be modified due to concerns over Covid-19; as an RSVP’ed volunteer, you will be sent updated information before the event.)  Children welcome and must be accompanied by an attentive adult.

Meet at: SE 45th & Harney Dr. Park on SE 45th or Harney. Be aware not to block neighbor’s driveways. Enter Park through gate behind Franz Bakery (located on Harney Drive).

Tri-met: Bus #75 (SE 45th & Harney stop)

Bike/Walk on the Springwater Corridor trail: www.PortlandOregon.gov/parks/springwatermap.

Exit trail at SE 45th St. entrance and ride a short distance north to the intersection of SE 45th and Harney Dr. Entrance to Lower Errol Heights Park is from Harney Dr.

For more information Susan: susan.hawes@portlandoregon.gov or 503.823.5937. Day of event call Paul: 503.348.7681 or Susan: 503.823.5937.