IN THE NEWS

Lights Out Lloyd Kick-Off Campaign

By | on August 19, 2016 | Blog

Lloyd EcoDistrict, in partnership with Portland Audubon Society, is launching a Lights Out Lloyd campaign, with the goal of decreasing nighttime light pollution that can be harmful to plants, animals, and humans. The campaign kicks off  Friday, September 30th, and you can be apart of the action! Make a pledge by Friday, September 2nd to […]

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An evening field trip to see the Vaux’s Swifts

By | on August 9, 2016 | Events

Join Lloyd EcoDistrict Tuesday, September 13th for an evening excursion to see the Vaux’s Swifts come home to roost in the Chapman Elementary School chimney. We’ll be meeting at the Hassalo on Eighth plaza at 5:30 and will be taking the street car down to the Northwest Portland school at 6pm. Plan on bringing blankets, warm […]

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National Night Out: A Fine Feathered Festival

By | on August 9, 2016 | Blog, Events

Tuesday, August 2nd was National Night Out in the Lloyd District. Lloyd EcoDistrict joined our neighboring businesses and community groups for an evening of crafts, music, games, food, and fun! We hosted a bird mask crafting table and had a night sky photo both where folks could model their feathered creations. This event kicks off […]

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Lloyd EcoDistrict Continues Commitment to Sustainability with New Infrastructure to Encourage EV Drivers

By | on July 18, 2016 | Blog

July 18, 2016 Lloyd EcoDistrict Welcomes ChargePoint’s latest DC Fast Electric Vehicle Charging Station Lloyd EcoDistrict Continues Commitment to Sustainability with New Infrastructure to Encourage EV Drivers Lloyd EcoDistrict, together with ChargePoint and Drive Oregon, have installed ChargePoint’s most efficient DC Fast electric vehicle chargers to ensure that Lloyd Center shoppers and residents as a […]

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Village Building Convergence Walking Tour

By | on July 5, 2016 | Blog

Early Tuesday morning June 7th four energetic Canadians joined intern, Danielle Jones for a tour of the Lloyd EcoDistrict. They had just arrived in Portland the day before from a small intentional community in British Columbia to attend the 2016 Village Building Convergence, a 10-day festival put on by City Repair that focuses on placemaking […]

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Lloyd District Pedalpalooza Ride

By | on June 24, 2016 | Events

Join us Tuesday, June 28th for as we explore the Lloyd neighborhood by bike! No RSVP required! Questions? Contact devon@ecolloyd.org or kathryn@golloyd.org More information about the ride, and about Pedalpalooza can be found here.

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“A greener urban neighborhood” – Daily Journal of Commerce takes a look at the history of the Lloyd EcoDistrict

By | on June 17, 2016 | Blog

The Lloyd EcoDistrict was recently featured in Oregon’s Daily Journal of Commerce. Author Garrett Andrews spoke to the humble begins of the district, highlighting the resiliency of the organization and the groundbreaking programs we provide to our Lloyd partners. “the most successful eco-district (sic) of the bunch could provide valuable lessons.”  We think those lessons are the following: figure […]

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Lisa and the Lamp: A tale of hard work and innovation in energy efficiency

By | on June 7, 2016 | Blog

Lisa Klein cares deeply about the environment. At home, she even line dries her clothing to save energy. In her work, as assistant property manager for 1201 Lloyd, she is committed to conserving energy and resources and her tenants appreciate the efforts she makes to improve energy efficiency in their building. She had been interested […]

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Walking Tour – Village Building Convergence Event

By | on June 6, 2016 | Blog, Events

In the spirit of the 2016 Village Building Convergence we are giving a tour of the Lloyd EcoDistrict where we will visit nine of the most innovative and sustainable projects in our neighborhood. Please meet us at the Eastside Entrance of the DoubleTree Hotel. Hope to see you there!

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