February News &  Updates
2017 community engagement projects and events!
Small Grants Program 
DEQ awards $55,199 for Columbia Slough Habitat Improvements in Cully

DEQ funds will be used to remove invasive terrestrial and aquatic plants, diversify understory vegetation, stabilize Slough banks and convert a small grass field to a native cottonwood/ash forest. The work includes two years of active invasive treatment and planting of approximately 4,000 trees and shrubs, followed by three years of vegetation maintenance. Whitaker Ponds Nature Park provides important native turtle habitat and viewing.

Weigh in on Transportation System Development Charges to affect travel needs
Seeking Volunteers For Police Review Committee

I ndependent Police Review is recruiting community members on the Citizen Review Committee. M embers hear community and Police Bureau member appeals of police misconduct investigations, listen to public concerns regarding police conduct, engage in training and other activities to learn about policing, and review Police Bureau policies and procedures. The application deadline is Feb. 8th

Some readers see this part of your email after the subject line in the inbox.
Upcoming Events

Click below for details

Grant Park Emergency Preparedness community forum on NET 2/8

CNN meetings
  • Feb. 1  CNN Board Meeting 
  • Feb. 8 Public Safety Action Committee
  • Feb. 9 CNN LUTOP Committee Meeting-Parks Replacement Bond 
Neighborhood Calendar       


 Central Northeast Neighbors | 503-823-3156