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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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Play area
Flavel Park
SE 75th Avenue and Flavel Street Locate this site in PortlandMaps

General Info
Acreage: 4.17
Acquired in 1953

Amenities
Includes BEECN – basic earthquake emergency communication node, paths – paved, playground, and soccer field.
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Special Information
Park hours: 5:00am-midnight
To reserve a sports field, call 503-823-2525.

BEECN - A Basic Earthquake Emergency Communication Node (pronounced beacon) is a place to go in Portland after a major earthquake to ask for emergency assistance if phone service is down, or report severe damage or injury. More information here.

Historical Information
Captain George Flavel was a seafaring man who was active in early trade with Portland. Flavel lived in Astoria and was the first pilot licensed to navigate the Columbia River bar.