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East Deering’s Many Faces: Washington Ave & Veranda Street

Photo by: Todd Caverly

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Landmarks is bringing in 4 summer interns to conduct historic building surveys in Deering neighborhoods that are targeted by the City for intensive planning
efforts in the new comprehensive plan. Before we start we want to hear from

Join us for two neighborhood events where we will share our research and
documentation plans. We want to hear from you about the history of these
neighborhoods and what buildings you value most. Have you done your own
research on your house or neighborhood? Do you have some family photos of
your neighborhood? Has your family lived in the same spot for generations? Let us
know! Or do you just want to learn more about these parts of Portland? Join us!


This presentation and meet-up is focusing on East Deering's Washington Avenue and Veranda Street. Wednesday, May 23, 6 pm – 7 pm, St. Peter’s Episcopal Church
678 Washington Avenue, Portland. 

The event is free and open to the public but space is limited. Registration required. 

We will present the results of our summer research and surveys on October 18. Save the date and stay tuned for more information!