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Street Car Suburbs Along the Forest Avenue Corridor

  • Hope Gate Way 509 Forest Avenue Portland, ME, 04101 United States (map)


The Oakdale, Fessenden Park, and Oakwood Heights Neighborhoods 

Join us for a presentation on the architectural and cultural history of three suburban street car neighborhoods along the Forest Avenue Corridor, the Oakdale, Fessenden Park and Oakwood Heights subdivisions. Landmarks has spent two years conducting research on these important off-peninsula neighborhoods. The event is presented by Greater Portland Landmarks with support from the University Neighborhood Organization and the HopeGateWay United Methodist Church.

This is an encore presentation of the lecture held on February 26th.  We want to maximize the number of people who can attend this unique lecture. 

When: Sunday, March 12th at 5pm
Where: HopeGateWay, 509 Forest Avenue
Speaker: Julie Larry, Director of Advocacy, Greater Portland Landmarks 

The program is free and open to the public. Registration is requested so that we can have enough chairs! Attendance is limited to 100 people, so register early if you are interested!