npGreenway core member Pam
Arden at a 2007 meeting.
(Photo © J. Maus)
Tonight, the Portland Planning Commission — a nine-member body appointed by the Mayor that advises the city on all planning issues — will hold a public hearing for the “North Reach” phase of Portland’s River Plan.
The River Plan is a massive planning project for all land along the Willamette River in Portland.
Buried among the many volumes and reams of pages in the North Reach section of the plan is language that would help establish easements and official policy for the northern section of the Willamette River Greenway Trail (which currently ends at the Steel Bridge).[Read more…]