We had a great meeting last night. Thank you to the Community Alliance of Tenants for their time and presentation.
Thank you to all the neighbors who attended, listened to candidates, and voted. I hope we can continue to hear from you in the coming year.
Thank you to all the candidates for being brave and speaking in front of the crowd and caring about your community.
Thank you to our SEUL Staff who supported us in the logistics and planning.
Finally, thank you to out outgoing board member, Elena Heller for your service.
Your SNA Board of Directors for 2015-16 (* denotes those elected last night):
Jeff Cole, Reuben Deumling, Nola Gray*, Lee Greer, Lorraine Henriques, Tony Jordan*, Josh Palmer*, Dan Rutzick*
Calling all Sunnyside homeowners, renters, business owners – come get involved in the design of new buildings along Hawthorne and Belmont by participating in the Monday May 11th meeting from 7:30-9:30pm in the Southeast Uplift Building (3534 SE Main St).
Advocacy at the neighborhood level and directly at City meetings can be focused on neighborhood notification for proposed development and design standards that push for building façade surfaces with depth and other architectural features to avoid “box-like” buildings occupying almost an entire site.
Monday’s meeting agenda includes:
I) Design of 42nd & Belmont Project
II) Design of Belmont & Cesar Chavez Intersection
III) Division Design Initiative
Hope to see you there!
SNA Meeting and Board Elections
May 14th 7-9PM
SE Uplift – 3534 SE Main St
Our May meeting will feature a presentation by the Community Alliance of Tenants who will answer questions about their organization and present the comic book, Know Your Rights: Don’t Get Evicted which they recently published with Know Your City. SNA has purchased 5 copies which will be given away by raffle to renters in attendance.
Please help us spread the word to people who rent in Sunnyside. Renters make up 63% of our neighborhood and are historically underrepresented in Portland’s neighborhood association. Print and distribute our Renter Outreach Flyer in your apartment building or complex.
Also provided is a detailed agenda.
If you have questions or would like to declare your candidacy for the board, email board (at) sunnysideneighborhood.com
The newsletter should be making its way to your doorstep in the next week or so (thank you as always to the delivery folks). Here’s the PDF version. SNA May 2015 Newsletter
Calling all Sunnyside homeowners, renters, business owners – come get involved in the design of new buildings along Hawthorne and Belmont by participating in this Monday’s meeting at 7:30pm in the Southeast Uplift Building (3534 SE Main St).
Advocacy at the neighborhood level and directly at City meetings can be focused on design standards that push for building façade surfaces with depth and other architectural features to avoid “box-like” buildings occupying almost an entire site.
At this Monday’s meeting, a City rep will be discussing a design overlay opportunity along Hawthorne and Belmont. Hope to see you there!