IN THE NEWS

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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Lloyd Intersection Repair Bike Ride

By | on September 27, 2016 | Events

Join Lloyd EcoDistrict, Go Lloyd, and the City Repair Project on a bikeride where we will explore the power of creative placemaking by visiting four intersection repair sites and hear from past participants. We will visit a potential repair site and hear about some of the basic requirements that should be considered for intersections. We […]

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“Lights Out Lloyd” Campaign Launches Friday, September 30, 2016.

By | on September 19, 2016 | Blog

  Press Release September 19, 2016 Media contacts Devon Snyder Lloyd EcoDistrict 425-443-0301 devon@ecolloyd.org “Lights Out Lloyd” Campaign Launches Friday, September 30, 2016. Lloyd EcoDistrict partners with Audubon Society of Portland to promote bird-safe practices in the district. Lloyd EcoDistrict is excited to launch Lights Out Lloyd, an awareness campaign aimed at promoting Audubon’s Bird […]

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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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