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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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Feeling refreshed and productive – The final weeks of the E-Fleet Pilot Program

By | on May 31, 2016 | Blog

As we enter into the final week of our E-Fleet Pilot Program, we are STOKED to hear back from our participants on their experience riding Genze’s electric bikes. In this second cohort, employees from PacifiCorp, American Assets Trust, and the Kaiser Permanente West Side Medical Center took their e-bikes all over the district to meetings, […]

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Tackling EcoDistrict Challenges with the Students of Sunnyside Environmental School

By | on May 31, 2016 | Blog

Friday June 13th Sarah Heinicke (Executive Director) and Danielle (Governance and Development Intern) visited Sunnyside Environmental School to speak with Tara Branham’s 6-8th grade classroom for their Urban Planning Sequence. The school’s curriculum is rooted in environmental education, environmental justice, culturally responsive teaching, place-based education and service learning.These bright students shared what sustainability meant to them, […]

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E-Fleet Pilot Update

By | on May 11, 2016 | Blog, Events

Since April 25th, Lloyd EcoDistrict has been partnering with Genze and Go Lloyd to bring a fleet of electric bikes to several businesses in the Lloyd neighborhood. This program was created as a transportation solution in one of Portland’s most rapidly developing business and residential Eco Districts. Not only is the Lloyd E-fleet an investment in […]

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Livable Lloyd Community Potluck

By | on May 3, 2016 | Blog, Events

Please follow this link to RSVP by Friday May 20th if you are able to come  

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