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Historical documents archiving the bureau and neighborhood system from the 1990s.
This guide provides great information on how to get involved, develop and maintain a strong neighborhood association, work with City government, be effective on land use, transportation, and crime prevention, and communicate with your community.
Scan of brochure: Office of Neighborhood Associations neighborhood program brochure explaining role of District Coalitions and Neighborhood Associations, maps, and more from early 1990's.
Report by Margaret Strachan evaluating neighborhood system in light of Future Focus goals (led to 1993 Neighborhood Congress)
Report and Recommendations of the Task Force on Neighborhood Involvement, Feb. 7, 1996
Executive summary of the Report and Recommendations of the Task Force on Neighborhood Involvement, Feb. 7, 1996
Brief summary of resolutions passed by this citizen-organized Neighborhood Congress, 1993.
Council passes Resolution #35667, Jan. 7, 1998 updating the ONI Guidelines for Portland's neighborhood system.