TRAFFIC ADVISORY: Northeast Halsey Street Improvements Close Lanes

by on Aug 23, 2015 | 0 comments

The city’s Bureau of Transportation advises the traveling public that street improvements require lane closures on Northeast Halsey Street from 132nd to 148th avenues.  Lane closures on Northeast Halsey Street from 132nd to 148th avenues start Monday, Aug. 24, through Friday, Sep. 11, from 7 a.m. through 5 p.m. The work starts tomorrow, Monday, Aug. 24, through Friday, Sep....
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Shoplifting Suspects Arrested after Short Pursuit, Traffic Crash in East Portland

by on Aug 23, 2015 | 0 comments

Saturday, police responded to Kohl’s department store in the Gateway Shopping Center, on the report of a theft-in-progress. Christopher Jones II and Tiffany Goudy were booked into the Multnomah County Jail Saturday on multiple charges stemming from a shoplifiting incident and subsequent car chase. A Kohl’s security guard provided police with descriptions of the suspects and an associated vehicle...
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Police ID Rocky Butte Shooting Victims

by on Aug 17, 2015 | 0 comments

Police identified the three victims shot early Saturday morning at the top of Rocky Butte. They are 20-year-old Dajon Stewart-Rhodes; 18-year-old Daniel Marcum; and, a 17-year-old juvenile male. All three suffered non-life-threatening injuries. The only current information police have about the suspect is that he is Hispanic. Anyone with information about this shooting is asked to contact Detective Jeff...
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Three Wounded in Shootout on Rocky Butte

by on Aug 16, 2015 | 0 comments

Early Saturday morning, around 4 a.m., police responded to reports of a shooting at the top of Rocky Butte in east Portland. As police were en route, an additional call to 9-1-1 reporting three gunshot victims arrived by car to a nearby medical facility. Police and medical personnel responded to that location, Northeast 104th Avenue and Halsey Street, and...
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Badrick Trashes City Ruling

by on Aug 7, 2015 | 0 comments

One more delay is plaguing the plan to locate trashcans and benches along the Halsey-Weidler corridor from Northeast 102nd to 112th Avenues. Halsey Weidler work group member Tom Badrick, right, applied for city permits to locate trashcans and benches in the public right-of-way along the Halsey-Weidler couplet from Northeast 102nd to 111th avenues; however, some were turned down. Three...
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Police Seek Public’s Help Locating Hit and Run Suspect

by on Aug 2, 2015 | 0 comments

Portland police  are asking for the public’s help locating 28-year-old Elisha Rae Hanson in connection with an incident that occurred in Southeast’s Mill Park Neighborhood in July.  Police seek 28-year-old Elisha Rae Hanson in connection with a hit and run incident on July 22 at a Taco Bell parking lot in the Mill Park neighborhood. The investigation began around...
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Fifth Time’s the Charm

by on Jul 31, 2015 | 0 comments

Carrying forward a movement that began with a petition to undo Mid-Multnomah County’s annexation to Portland in 1985, members of the renamed Portland Community Equality Movement are still determined to gain services and respect for the efforts they have been making to get the city’s attention. East Portland activist Collene Swenson poses in front of the nuisance property that...
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