March Lloyd Cleanup Recap

March Lloyd Cleanup Recap

Just a couple of days after the Pollinator Corridor planting event, nearly 40 volunteers came out to help clean up Peace Memorial Park, the Eastbank Esplanade, and the areas around Moda Center, the Convention Center, and the southwest section of the Lloyd neighborhood. Together we collected around 500 pounds of trash! We were excited that […]

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Pollinator Corridor Planting Event

Pollinator Corridor Planting Event

As we sprung into Spring, Lloyd EcoDistrict and our volunteers took advantage of the warmer weather to get our hands dirty along the Pollinator Corridor. On March 17th, a dozen volunteers and staff met with Portland Parks and Recreation staff on NE Multnomah to help weed and replant the 39 planters along the Pollinator Corridor. […]

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37 Volunteers, 70+ Bags of Garbage, and 2 Neighborhood Spots Being Reimagined

37 Volunteers, 70+ Bags of Garbage, and 2 Neighborhood Spots Being Reimagined

It might have been a cloudy August day but that didn’t stop nearly 40 volunteers from having one of our most productive and enjoyable neighborhood cleanups of the summer! Together with SOLVE and our new friends at Human Access Project, volunteers collected 70+ bags of trash across Peace Memorial Park, the Eastbank Esplanade, the Convention […]

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Peace Memorial Park, Eastbank Esplanade, Duckworth Dock Clean-up

Peace Memorial Park, Eastbank Esplanade, Duckworth Dock Clean-up

Join Lloyd EcoDistrict, SOLVE, and Human Access Project volunteers to clean-up Peace Memorial Park and the surrounding areas (Eastbank Esplanade/Convention Center/Moda Center, and the Duckworth Dock). The clean-up event will include trash pick-up, sprucing up Peace Memorial Park garden, invasive plant removal, and sweeping walkways/bikeways. About Peace Memorial Park: Since we have joined in partnership […]

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Peace Memorial Park: Summer Volunteers Needed

Peace Memorial Park: Summer Volunteers Needed

Connected to the East Bank Esplanade, intersected by one of Portland’s busiest bikeways, and graced with expansive views of the Willamette River and the downtown skyline, Peace Memorial Park was established as a public place to honor victims of war, both military and civilian. Since we have joined in partnership with Veterans For Peace in […]

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Community Member Spotlight: Francisca Garfia

Community Member Spotlight: Francisca Garfia

As we social distance we miss seeing our volunteers and community members at plantings, paintings, and community meetings. Lloyd EcoDistrict appreciates all the time our volunteers put into making the Lloyd a sustainable and equitable neighborhood and can’t wait to see each other again in person post-pandemic! In the meantime, we want to start highlighting […]

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July Leaflet

July Leaflet

  Lloyd EcoDistrict July eNewsletter .   Lloyd EcoDistrict, in partnership with Portland Audubon Society, is launching the second annual Lights Out Lloyd campaign. Every fall, hundreds of thousands of birds migrate through Portland. Bright city lights can be confusing and even fatal to these travelers, who use stars for navigation. You can reduce your […]

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