MNA Annual Meeting and Elections
6:00 PM18:00

MNA Annual Meeting and Elections

Are you a member who has considered running for the MNA board? Now is a great time to do so! We have a number of vacancies plus a great core of active board members. We've spent the last year rebuilding the organization and are excited to see where it goes next. 

If you don't want to run, make sure you come out to vote! 

Details on the process are here:

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Montavilla Neighborhood Cleanup
9:00 AM09:00

Montavilla Neighborhood Cleanup

Looking for the perfect place to dump bulky waste like old vacuum cleaners, mattresses, furniture, scrap wood, or empty paint cans? Save money over the dump while supporting the MNA!

Bring household waste to the Montavilla Baptist Church on Saturday, September 29, pay a fee to support the waste disposal and the Montavilla Neighborhood Association, and enjoy your newfound space! More information here:

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6:30 PM18:30

Land Use and Transportation Committee Meeting

Land Use and Transportation Committee Meeting

Location: Portland Metro Arts, 9003 SE Stark St, Portland, OR 97216
When: Wednesday, September 26, from 6:30 - 8:00 pm

We've got two guests coming to talk about development projects around the neighborhood:

  • Morgan Randis, Smart Foodservice, about the new Cash & Carry going up on the Chinese Village site; and

  • Anna Mackay, Guerilla Development, on the adaptive reuse of an old service station at NE 70th and NE Glisan (rendering above). Guerilla is responsible for several innovative projects around town, including Burnside's Rocket restaurant, the Zipper, and the Fair-Haired Dumbell.

We'll also be checking in about the zoning changes that have taken place in the neighborhood from Commercial to Employment designations, and talk about next steps for our public art projects. Open to all - we hope you'll join us!

Learn more about our Land Use & Transportation Committee here:

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MNA General Meeting
6:30 PM18:30

MNA General Meeting

  • Montavilla United Methodist Church (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Please note: if you aren't on our membership list, this meeting is the last chance to become a member prior to the October election. If you want to vote, make sure you attend this meeting! To check your membership status, please contact

Montavilla Neighborhood Association Membership & Board Meeting Agenda
September 10th, 2018
Location: Montavilla United Methodist Church
6:30pm -8:30pm*

6:30pm - Open general membership meeting - Ground rules
6:30pm - 6:35pm - Introductions - Approval of agenda
6:35 - 6:50 - Proud Ground Executive Director Diane Linn to discuss Community Land Trusts
6:50pm – 6:55pm – New website
6:55pm -7:10pm - Updates from officers & committee chairs
7:10pm -7:30pm - Membership comments
General membership meeting adjourns
7:30pm - Open board meeting*
7:30pm - Approve agenda & past meeting minutes
7:35-8:00 pm – Elections discussion – approval of Elections Process
8:00pm -8:20pm - Discussion / Potential motion of support:

  • MNA Fall Clean-up September 29th - Planning & Budget update

  • New legal challenges update

  • MNA community builder awards

  • Possible letter about rezoning certain Montavilla parcels to EG, General Employment zoning

8:20pm -8:30pm - New business
8:30pm - Board meeting adjourns

*All times approximate & subject to change

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