Know a neighbor with a “can-do” disposition that wants to tackle community based projects?

Nominate them to serve on the Lents Neighborhood Association Board! The current positions open are:

Chair – Facilitates meetings, coordinates with guest speakers, prepares agendas and assists other board members in achieving the shared goals of the LNA.

Land Use Chair – Monitors Land-use cases in the neighborhood and helps nearby neighbors respond to Land-use cases. Helps neighbors connect with and learn about larger city issues concerning land-use and the built environment.  Coordinates with BDS, BPS and Metro to ensure that neighbors are able to provide feedback on issues of land-use.

Transportation Chair – Keeps track of transportation planning issues and projects that impact Lents. Coordinates with ODOT, PBOT, Metro and TriMet to ensure that neighbors are able to provide feedback on issues of transportation.

At-Large – The “Choose your own Adventure” position. At-Large board members take on special projects. In the past, they’ve tackled organizing neighborhood clean-ups, organizing town hall events, doing membership outreach, and coordinating with other local groups like Parent Teacher Associations.

If you know anyone who would be a great LNA board member – nominate them! Or send them this LNA Candidate Form so they can self-nominate!

Board Meeting Agenda, June 8th, 2017

UPDATE – The board meeting was cancelled by Board Chair Judy Low on June 7, 2017.

Agenda for June 8, 2017 Board Meeting
Community Room, Reedway Place Apartments, 8940 SE Reedway

6:30 – Call to Order, welcome guests
– Approval of prior Board minutes, Treasurer’s Report
– Founders Fair Committee request for Membership list
– Handoff of website passwords to Chair
– June General Membership Meeting Agenda:
– Portland Public Schools update on Marshall Campus activity
– Introduction of new land steward for Foster Floodplain and other natural areas (availability not confirmed)
– Victor Salinas – Interpersonal Dynamics
– New Business
8:30 – Adjourn