At the April 13th General Membership meeting the Eliot Neighborhood Association voted to oppose the current plan for development of a minor league baseball stadium in the Rose Quarter and to work on a Good Neighbor Agreement. Though the Rose Quarter is not in Eliot, it borders the neighborhood and has an impact on neighbors.
The City of Portland is currently evaluating options for renaming Broadway, Grand Ave or NE 39th after civil rights leader Cesar E Chavez. At the April 13th Eliot Neighborhood Association Spring General Membership meeting a motion was brought to the floor to oppose renaming a street after Cezar E Chavez.
Planners from the City of Portland will be presenting draft site concepts for the Rose Quarter AAA baseball stadium and area redevelopment, and taking questions and comments from the public.
WHEN: Tuesday, April 14, 2009 at 6 p.m.
WHERE: Left Bank Building, 240 N. Broadway
Eliot Neighborhood General Membership Meeting Agenda
April 13 2009 7:00 PM – 9:00 PM
Emanuel Hospital Medical Office Building – West Conference Room
501 N Graham St Portland OR
TriMet is facing a $13.5 million budget shortfall which is forcing them to make a 5% cut in programs and services agency-wide. After taking a number of steps to reduce costs and improve efficiency, TriMet has proposed service reductions and discontinuations effective September 2009. For Eliot Neighborhood bus line 33-Fremont and the Max Yellow Line may see some changes.