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Legislators set to host East Portland Transportation Town Hall

Posted by on April 4th, 2013 at 9:55 am

A very good opportunity to learn more and weigh in on transportation issues in east Portland is coming up later this month. See all the details below…

Transportation Town Hall with East Portland Legislators

SALEM – Senators Jackie Dingfelder (D-Portland), Rod Monroe (D-Portland), and Chuck Thomsen (R-Hood River) will be joined by Representatives Jeff Reardon (D-Portland), Michael Dembrow (D-Portland), Shemia Fagan (D-Clackamas), Chris Gorsek (Troutdale), Alyssa Keny-Guyer and Jessica Vega Pederson (D-Portland) in hosting a Transportation Town Hall focused on the issues in East Portland. Each legislator’s district includes East Portland.

Legislators will be joined by Oregon Department of Transportation (ODOT) Director Matt Garrett, ODOT Region 1 (including Portland) Director Jason Tell, TriMet General Manager Neil McFarlane, Portland Bureau of Transportation Interim Director Toby Widmer and other transportation officials to speak to and answer questions about transportation issues in East Portland.

WHO: Sen. Dingfelder, Sen. Monroe, Sen. Thomsen, Rep. Reardon, Rep. Vega Pederson, Rep. Fagan, Rep. Dembrow, Rep. Keny-Guyer and Rep. Gorsek

WHAT: East Portland Transportation Town Hall

WHEN: Saturday, April 27th, at 12:00PM

WHERE: Immigrant and Refugee Community Organization (IRCO) – 10301 NE Glisan Street, Portland, OR 97220

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