Archive | October, 2013

Career education plans proceeding

Ontario — Plans for a career technical education center in Ontario are moving forward, albeit slowly, according to Superintendent Nicole Albisu’s update at last week’s school board meeting.

Though still looking for funding, the career technical education center project has been chosen by Oregon Gov. John Kitzhaber as part of an Oregon Solutions Project, Albisu said…

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Career education plans proceeding. The Argus Observer. October 22, 2013.

Gateway Green fundraising effort tops $120,000

A crowdsourcing campaign raised $123,880 toward development of a new 25-acre park in east Portland that would include trails, bike paths and a nature-themed play area.

Known as “Gateway Green,” the proposed park is a land-locked greenspace owned by the Oregon Department of Transportation between Interstate 84 and Interstate 205. Gateway community leaders have been working for years to open the land for public recreation.

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Gateway Green fundraising effort tops $120,000: Portland City Hall Roundup. OregonLive. October 8, 2013.