Trash removal has been a hands-on responsibility for Pearl District Neighborhood Association leaders since 2011. Jan Valentine launched the program and ran it until 2013, when Bill Dolan (right) took it over. PDNA President Stan Penkin led the lobbying effort last year that hands off the duty to the city of Portland beginning this month. Photo by Julie Keefe

Trash removal has been a hands-on responsibility for Pearl District Neighborhood Association leaders since 2011. Jan Valentine launched the program and ran it until 2013, when Bill Dolan (right) took it over. PDNA President Stan Penkin led the lobbying effort last year that hands off the duty to the city of Portland beginning this month. Photo by Julie Keefe

City takes out the trash – finally

by Thacher Schmid

August 2107
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Ankeny Square short circuited ~ Willamette Heights 6th Annual Home Tour ~ Irving Street history ~ WWII Junior Fire Brigade ~ Development Map ~ Food News ~ Neighborhood Snapshots
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