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Author: Kate Merrill

DEADLINE EXTENDED: Attention all Makers and Manufacturers

The CEIC has joined a coalition of local and national partners to launch the  2017 Portland State of Urban Manufacturing Survey . This important survey will help to understand the…

Business Watch Program in the Central Eastside

The CEIC and City’s Office of Neighborhood Involvement are partnering to set up a Business Watch Program in the Central Eastside. Like a neighborhood watch but for commercial areas, the…

Bike accident: Water Ave businesses ask drivers to slow down

Following the recent fatal bike accident with a garbage truck, many area business owners are asking drivers to use more care when coming of of the I-5 and…

Our biggest and most fun district clean up yet! Coming on 8/31

Clean up and then put on your bathing suit!  Last time, we picked up 1,200 lbs of trash throughout the district. This time we hope there’s less to…

Morrison Bridge Closure: two weeks starting July 21st

The Morrison Bridge will be closed to all traffic for as long as two weeks starting Friday, July 21 at 8 pm while a concrete deck is poured…

Central City Concern Clean Start Portland comes to Our District!

The CEIC is partnering with the Northeast Coalition of Neighborhoods and the City of Portland to bring the Central City Concern’s (CCC) Clean Start program to part of…

Mayor rolls out plan to address Homelessness & Camping

Mayor Wheeler recently organized a meeting with business districts and members of the business community to address the City’s plan for addressing the issues relating to homelessness and…

Workforce Development Quarterly Meeting

Central Eastside gathered to talk about Workforce Development over lunch. Thanks to our non-profit speakers Shannon Singleton of JOIN and Clay Cooper of Central City Concern. Thanks to…

June Neighborhood Clean Ups

CEIC’s Merchants & Makers Committee partnered with SOLVE and the City of Portland’s Graffiti Abatement Team for a neighborhood clean up event on Sunday, June 4th. 60 volunteers…

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