Peace Memorial Park Cleanup
Join Lloyd EcoDistrict to help maintain Peace Memorial Park and pick up trash along the northern half of the Eastbank Esplanade and the areas around the Convention Center and Moda Center in the Lloyd neighborhood. There may be other tasks, such as removing graffiti, repainting park fences/walls, removing invasive blackberries, and helping with other landscaping maintenance available for volunteers.
When: Friday, September 16, 2022. 10:00 am to 12:00 pm
Meeting Location: Peace Memorial Park is located at the intersection of NE Oregon St and NE Lloyd Blvd (just east of the Steel Bridge and west of the Oregon Convention Center).
Address: Peace Memorial Park: near 7 NE Oregon St, Portland, OR 97232. MAP LINK.
What’s Provided: Lloyd EcoDistrict will provide all tools & supplies including heavy-duty garbage bags, safety vest, vinyl gloves, litter grabbers, rakes, paintbrushes, graffiti remover, etc. We will also have water and snacks.
What to Bring: Please come wearing closed-toed shoes. If you have your own gloves, litter grabber, and litter bag, or bucket, you are welcome to bring those as well.
Restrooms: There may be access to a porta-potty at the park. The Convention Center and Hyatt Hotel are not far away and usually have accessible bathrooms, too.
Getting There/ Parking: Walking/biking to the event is encouraged. Peace Memorial Park is less than a 5-minute walk to Rose Quarter MAX Station. Metered street parking and private parking lots are also available for car parking nearby.
Register: Please RSVP on SOLVE’s website here: https://www.solveoregon.org/opportunity/a0C8W00000VA6z0UAD/peace-memorial-park-eastbank-esplanade-north-and-lloyd-cleanup