SW Trails meeting Dec 15

Trails Meeting December 15, 2016 7pm at Watershed in Hillsdale, enter between buildings at 6388 SW Capitol Highway

If you can, bring a treat to share


Approval of Agenda
Approval of Minutes from November meeting, see the web site.

Rich Newlands of PBOT will discuss the SW In Motion Project that he leads. We will also discuss the status of our efforts in each neighborhood to nominate key unbuilt right of way connections that will improve the walking connectivity and ability to get around in our SW neighborhoods.

We will also discuss potential new or revised greenway and urban trail routes and possible changes to the Major Public Trails map to make it serve our SW community better than has been proposed by PBOT and BPS.

Report on SW in Motion progress by respective neighborhoods contacts.

Since the Bridlemile Neighborhood has cancelled their 12/14 meeting, they have been invited to join us if they can.

More discussion of Trail 1 route through Albert Kelly Park

Hiking Team Report and upcoming hikes – Sharon and Virginia

Membership Chair Report – Barbara Bowers

Sponsorship efforts: Debbie

We are apparently no closer to having a permit to proceed on the SR2S project from Bertha to BH Hwy.

No progress on trail maintenance agreement with PBOT.

Update on trail permits South Portland Lee, Ash Creek Dave

Here is latest the Naito Crossing at Whiteaker schedule:

• 95% Plans – Week of Dec. 12-16 (week 4)
• PBOT/ODOT Comments/Review Meeting – Week of Jan. 9-13 (week 8)
• 100% Plans – Week of Jan. 23-27 (week 10)
• Bid Project – March 2017
• Construction NTP – June 2017 (construction summer/fall 2017)

Red Electric Bridge scheduled to be completed December 2017. per Liz Mahon
Boones Ferrry Bridge delayed to 2018 see www.portlandoregon.gov/bes/boonesferry for details

Update ODOT changes proposed for Barbur at Capitol Hwy. DB

Treasurers Report Chris Mays


Participate in a survey of Parks Spending Priorities by going to

Annual Membership Meeting Jan 26, 4th Thursday Watershed
Other Business

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