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Gateway Green Community Gathering on April 28

Saturday, April 28, 2018 10:00 am to 1:00 pm Immigrant and Refugee Community Organization (IRCO) 10301 NE Glisan St Presentations at 10:30 am and 12:00 pm Stop in to see the final design for the build-out of Gateway Green. Gateway Green is a new park for off-road cycling, and other outdoor recreation in East Portland. Located just east of Rocky Butte, between the I-205 and I-84 freeways, near the Gateway Transit Center. Opened in June 2017, this destination for mountain-biking, hiking, and outdoor…

Earth Day Event at Gateway Green - Sunday April 22

SOLVE IT Earth Day Event at Gateway Green Join Friends of Gateway Green, on Sunday April 22, to help clean up the park—and the multi-use path that leads to and borders the park. We’ll also be pulling English Ivy, especially around the native plant seedlings that were planted in February. Meet by the storage containers near the center of the park. Tools, trash bags, gloves and refreshments will be provided. It’s important to dress for the weather and wear closed toe shoes—and…

CANCELED due to weather Spring Dig @ Gateway Green on 4/7/18

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Gateway Green Open House

Gateway Green Community Gathering Saturday, February 24, 2018 10:00 am to 1:00 pm Immigrant and Refugee Community Organization (IRCO) 10301 NE Glisan St Presentations at 10:30am and 12:00pm Stop in to see a draft park design and tell us what you think. Share your ideas about: Natural habitat restoration Improved pedestrian and bicycle access to and within the park Expanded opportunities for a variety of recreation and outdoor activities for people of all ages and abilities Gateway Green is a new…

Planting Event at Gateway Green Canceled -- and Rescheduled

We have reluctantly canceled today’s Planting Event at Gateway Green—due to safety concerns for volunteers using the I-205 MUP to get to the park.

The event has been rescheduled on Saturday, February 24 from 2:00 to 4:00 pm—right after the Gateway Green Open House. It’s essential that we get these bare-root native plants into the ground before the end of the month.

We hope you will join us for both the Open House and the planting event.

SOLVE IT Earth Day Event at Gateway Green

Sunday, April 22, 2018   -   9:00 am to Noon Join Friends of Gateway Green, on Sunday April 22, to help clean up the park—and the multi-use path that leads to and borders the park. We’ll also be pulling English Ivy, especially around the native plant seedlings that were planted in February. We’ll meet by the storage containers near the center of the park. Tools, trash bags, gloves and refreshments will be provided. It’s important to dress for the weather—and bring a filled…

Planting at Gateway Green (Postponed)

POSTPONED This event has been postponed, due to weather, and rescheduled. Saturday, February 24, 2018, 2:00 to 4:00 pm Monday, February 19, 2018, 1:00 to 3:00 pm   Like getting your hands dirty? Join us on President’s Day for a planting work party at Gateway Green. We’ll meet by the storage containers in the center of the park at 1:00 pm and finish up around 3:00 pm. We have at least 200 native plant seedlings to plant in the wooded area. The plants are small and the ground is soft, so it will…

Gateway Green Working Groups and Committees

FRIENDS OF GATEWAY GREEN WORKING GROUPS AND COMMITTEES November 28, 2017 Friends of Gateway Green (FoGG) is looking for a few special individuals who want to get more involved with the new park, and who have the interest and time to serve on one of its Working Groups and Committees, described below. Some will meet monthly; others will meet less often. It’s anticipated that each will require a minimum of two hours a month (meeting time and/or other tasks) with an opportunity for additional time requirements…