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What's Happening With Development In The Lents Neighborhood?

OPB | Nov. 13, 2014

THURSDAY: The Lents Neighborhood in Southeast Portland has struggled to become economically viable, despite an influx of money intended to revitalize it.

Natural Grocers Coming To NE Portland Site

OPB | Aug. 29, 2014

FRIDAY: We'll talk with the head of the Portland Development Commission and others about the deal that was just announced that would bring a Natural Grocers store to a controversial development site.

A Northeast Portland Follow-up: Development And Trader Joe's

OPB | March 06, 2014

THURSDAY: We'll hear from business owners and residents who support a new Trader Joe's on the vacant lot on NE MLK Jr. Blvd. and Alberta St. in Portland.

Portland African American Leadership Forum Talks Gentrification and Development

OPB | March 05, 2014

WEDNESDAY: PAALF is holding its second community conversation about what to do with the vacant lot on NE MLK Jr. Blvd. and Alberta St. — and other similar sites.

What's Next For The Portland Development Commission?

OPB | Feb. 05, 2014

WEDNESDAY: We'll find out how the PDC is moving forward and responding to some members of Portland's African-American community after Trader Joe's dropped out of a proposed development.