After some years of decline during the economic troubles of the 1970s and 1980s, this area of Southeast Portland is making a comeback. Young families and immigrants, attracted by affordability of housing, are moving into the area, revitalizing community.

Upcoming Events

Foster-Powell Neighborhood Association General Meeting

6:30 pm 8:30 pm
Neighborhood Association Meeting

Neighborhood Association Information


Bylaws: Foster Powell NA Bylaws

Neighborhood District Office: Southeast Uplift

Meeting Time and Location
General Meetings General meetings are held on the second Monday of the month. No meeting in August. Confirm location of in-person meetings or instructions on how to join virtually on the Foster-Powell Neighborhood Association website.

Foster-Powell Neighborhood Association, c/o SE Uplift
3534 SE Main St
Portland, OR97214
United States

Neighborhood Association Leadership Contacts

Position and Name Contact Information
Chair / Co-Chair / President
Kelly Janes
Jenn Bass
Chris Chaplin
Land Use Committee Chair
Joseph Liu
General Correspondence Contact
Foster-Powell NA General Correspondence

Construction and Maintenance

Spring 2019
Design for the project began in Fall 2019. Construction is expected to begin in the Spring of 2024 and will take about a year and a half to complete.

News and Notices

Building a Better 82nd: November 30, 2023 Update

Biweekly email updates about Building a Better 82nd


Building a Better 82nd: November 9, 2023 Update

Biweekly email updates about Building a Better 82nd


Current Strategic and Planning Projects

Liquor License Applications