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Kerns

The Kerns neighborhood is located in Central/Southeast Portland, just on the East side of the Willamette River, North of Burnside Street. It is bordered by the Buckman, Lloyd, Sullivan’s Gulch, Laurelhurst and Sunnyside neighborhoods.

Upcoming Events

Dumpster Day 2024: Sunnyside, Kerns, Buckman

The Bureau of Planning and Sustainability is hosting neighborhood events around the city where people who live in the area can get rid of large, bulky trash items.

9:00 am 1:00 pm
Community Event
A cartoon image of a garbage dumpster is shown with a mattress sticking out of it.

Kerns Neighborhood Association Board Meeting

Kerns Neighborhood Association Board meets on the 3rd Wednesday of the month. No meetings in August and December.

6:30 pm 8:00 pm
Neighborhood Association Meeting

Kerns Neighborhood Association Board Meeting

Kerns Neighborhood Association Board meets on the 3rd Wednesday of the month. No meetings in August and December.

6:30 pm 8:00 pm
Neighborhood Association Meeting

Neighborhood Association Information

Website: http://www.kernspdx.org/

Bylaws: Kerns NA Bylaws

Neighborhood District Office: Southeast Uplift

Meeting Time and Location
General Meetings Kerns Neighborhood Association General Membership meetings are held on the 3rd Wednesday of May and October, 6:30 pm. The May meeting is the Annual Meeting with elections.
Virtual meeting details: https://kernspdx.org/zoom, (253) 215-8782, Meeting ID: 5024997592, Passcode: 776491573
An annual picnic is held on the first Tuesday of August, in Oregon Park, NE Irving St & NE 30th Ave, 6:00 pm until dark.
Board Meetings Kerns Neighborhood Association Board meets on the 3rd Wednesday of the month, 6:30 pm. No meetings in August and December. Virtual meeting details: https://kernspdx.org/zoom, (253) 215-8782, Meeting ID: 5024997592, Passcode: 776491573

Kerns Neighborhood Association
3439 NE Sandy Blvd #627
Portland, OR97232
United States

Neighborhood Association Leadership Contacts

Position and Name Contact Information
Chair / Co-Chair / President
Jay Harris
rhythmmon@mindspring.com
Vice Chair / Vice President
Dave Weaver
dave@webais.com
Secretary
Gretchen Hollands
gretchenhollands47@gmail.com
Treasurer
Jay Harris
Land Use Committee Chair
Jay Harris
Neighborhood Association Contact
Josie Booth, KNA Communications Chair
josiebooth@fastsurf.us
General Correspondence Contact
Kerns NA General Correspondence
kernsna@gmail.com

Construction and Maintenance

Construction scheduled for 2023-2024
Summer 2023
Construction is underway and is anticipated to be complete in early 2026.
Design will continue through late 2023. Construction is currently expected to begin in summer 2024 and take up to two years to complete.
Project design is nearly complete. Construction is anticipated to begin in June of 2024 and will take up to five months to complete.

Liquor License Applications

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