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Every two years, our chapters turn over their executive committees and it seems every time this happens I think to myself, “how are we ever going to replace these awesome leaders?” I’m always humbled two years later when inevitably the chapter just keeps getting stronger. This past Tuesday, once again, the Portland Chapter turned over the reigns of executive leadership, voting in 5 new members to the board.
On the heels of Obama’s slashed budget for BEACH Act programs for coastal water quality monitoring, the Portland Chapter is hosting Oregon Beach Monitoring Program staff Rebecca Hillwig and Tara Chetock this Tuesday to discuss the past and future of this important program for coastal recreational users. The presentation will be part of this month’s regular chapter meeting this Tuesday, March 11th, 7:30pm at the SE Lucky Lab on Hawthorne.
Our Green Streets North team met in mid November and mid January to pick up waste around the streets of inner Alberta in North Portland.