May Leaflet

May Leaflet

Lloyd EcoDistrict May eNewsletter . Help finish the NE Multnomah Pollinator Corridor! Beautify your neighborhoodLearn about pollinator species & habitat Join us in the morning on Sunday, May 20th as we complete the final phase of the NE Multnomah Pollinator Corridor! Throughout the day we’ll be replanting the city planters with native perennials and annuals, […]

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What’s This About China and My Recycling?

What’s This About China and My Recycling?

Changes in Oregon recycling.

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Going Dark: Lights Out Lloyd Pictures

Going Dark: Lights Out Lloyd Pictures

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

Lloyd Intersection Repair Bike Ride

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

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

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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Walking Tour – Village Building Convergence Event

Walking Tour – Village Building Convergence Event

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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Tackling EcoDistrict Challenges with the Students of Sunnyside Environmental School

Tackling EcoDistrict Challenges with the Students of Sunnyside Environmental School

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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