June Leaflet

By | on June 7, 2017 | eNewsletter

Lloyd EcoDistrict June eNewsletter . With June comes summer vacation, block parties, and community gatherings. For the team at Lloyd EcoDistrict, it’s our favorite time of year because we get to be out in this neighborhood. Building community is an integral part of what we do – we are able to serve Lloyd and have […]

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LED Exterior Lighting … a few things to consider.

By | on May 23, 2017 | Blog

Exterior lighting fixtures are often relatively high wattage and many stay on “dusk-to-dawn,” or roughly 12 hours per day on average over the course of a year. This results in a great opportunity for major energy savings with LED lighting. Thinking about making the move to LED exterior lighting? Here are a few things to […]

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May Leaflet

By | on May 8, 2017 | eNewsletter

  Lloyd EcoDistrict May eNewsletter .   Second Phase of Lloyd Pollinator Corridor – Join us Sunday, June 11th for planting & community BBQ! Come help us green the Multnomah Street Planters! Learn about pollinator, native perennial plants, and local ecology. Get your hands dirty while you help beautify our neighborhood, protect pollinator species and […]

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2017 Model the Way Leadership Award Photos

By | on April 19, 2017 | Events, Photo Reel

  Thanks to our photographer Molly Broder!  

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April Leaflet

By | on April 6, 2017 | eNewsletter

Lloyd EcoDistrict April eNewsletter . This spring, Lloyd EcoDistrict will host its first-ever Sustainable Leadership Awards! The event will be held at Lagunitas Community Room, a new space in the Lloyd neighborhood that is dedicated to supporting Portland nonprofits – like us! The Community Room was created as a “Thank You” to the city for […]

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March Leaflet

By | on March 2, 2017 | Blog

Lloyd District Community: Do you care about waste and recycling? Are you interested in doing more to reduce your waste if only…(fill in the blank)? If so, we want to hear from you! Lloyd EcoDistrict is working to help this community achieve ambitious waste reduction goals. What are the most important things you think we, […]

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February Leaflet

By | on February 7, 2017 | eNewsletter

Go Box has launched in the Lloyd!With their help, our neighborhood is”Doing Away with Throw Away” We are excited to announce that GO Box, Portland’s only reusable take out container service, is now available to all tenants of the 700 Lloyd building, Lloyd Center Tower, and Metro. GO Box is launching in the Lloyd District […]

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January Leaflet

By | on January 10, 2017 | eNewsletter

Lloyd EcoDistrict January eNewsletter . Happy 2017 from Lloyd EcoDistrict! With the start of this new year, we are looking not only to the work that lays ahead of us, but also to the hurdles that we as an organization and a community may be faced with. In our efforts to serve the district in […]

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Lloyd Ecodistrict sets huge bar

By | on January 5, 2017 | In the news

Lloyd EcoDistrict is excited to be featured in the Portland Tribune. Our Program Manager, Courtney Cross, highlights our waste management efforts and the launch of our new WRAP project. “There are a lot of really exciting things we hope to do in order to reduce waste,” Cross said, “from eliminating those pesky to-go boxes that […]

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December Leaflet

By | on December 13, 2016 | eNewsletter

Lloyd EcoDistrict wants to wish you a happy, stress free holiday season! While your “to-do list” might seem daunting, there are easy steps to make your holidays simpler, cost-effective, and less wasteful. Check out some of our favorite sustainable holiday tips! Consider alternative ways of giving, like making a donation to a local organization (check […]

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November Leaflet

By | on November 1, 2016 | eNewsletter

  Lloyd EcoDistrict November eNewsletter .       Equity plays a big role in our efforts to reduce neighborhood food waste. As we head into the holiday season – a time of friends, family, and certainly good food – we want to remind our community to use your food mindfully and maybe even give-back. […]

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Going Dark: Lights Out Lloyd Pictures

By | on October 5, 2016 | Blog, Events, In the news

You might have noticed something different about the Portland skyline last Friday, September 30th. The Oregon Convention Center spires, a signature of the nighttime PDX urbanscape, were DARK! That’s because  OCC was one of the Lloyd EcoDistrict’s Lights Out Lloyd participants, joining numerous other buildings in the neighborhood and around the city that went dark […]

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