Welcome to Powellhurst-Gilbert Neighborhood. A vibrant and incredibly diverse neighborhood, PGN boasts not only tremendous cultural and ethnic diversity, but also has or is immediately adjacent to some of the most incredible nature-based assets in the City of Portland.  Residents enjoy great schools, countless Douglas firs, and large lots perfect for urban agriculture — a fitting tribute to the Neighborhood's farming past.  Powellhurst-Gilbert Neighborhood also has a very active Neighborhood Community Group and was recently named,

The Spirit of Portland Neighborhood of the Year! 


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The Powellhurst-Gilbert Neighborhood Association

Meets on the 2nd Monday of the month at 7:00 p.m.

(except July, August, and December)

At Ron Russell Middle School, located at 3955 SE 112th.




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This Website Maintained by Debby Smith ~ GetInvolved@pgPride.org


May 6, 2015 by

By David Hampsten (Hazelwood) & Travis Driessen (PSU)

Results are in…not just another survey where you don’t hear back. In May 2014, an East Portland Action Plan survey was sent out to all East Portland addresses, as an insert in this newsletter. The survey had questions related to transportation and parks use in four languages - Spanish, Russian, Vietnamese, and English. The intent was to ask information of our readers, but also to get neighbors to talk with each other and help prioritize public infrastructure. We encourage all residents to work together with their neighbors, neighborhood associations, community groups, and the East Portland Action Plan to advocate for transportation and parks improvements. More...
May 6, 2015 by

By Richard Dickinson

Portland is in the process of developing the 2035 Comprehensive Plan that guides zoning and development for our region. The Powellhurst-Gilbert Neighborhood Association recently voted to voice strong support for “downzoning” in our neighborhood, with some constituents even requesting that zoning be reversed back to 1995 levels. More...
May 6, 2015 by

By Silas Covert-Keefe

Good news everyone! The Powellhurst-Gilbert neighborhood association and Free Arts NW are looking to bring community murals to our neighborhood! More...
May 23, 2015, 11:00 am
SE 122nd & Harold St
Jun 9, 2015, 11:45 am
Pizza Baron, 2604 SE 122nd Avenue
Jul 14, 2015, 11:45 am
Pizza Baron, 2604 SE 122nd Avenue
Aug 10, 2015, 6:30 pm
Ron Russell Middle School I 3955 SE 112th Ave. I Portland, OR 97266
Aug 11, 2015, 11:45 am
Pizza Baron, 2604 SE 122nd Avenue