Homestead

The Homestead neighborhood is in Southwest Portland. It includes large institutional and residential facilities such as OHSU, VA Hospital, and Terwilliger Plaza, and hundreds of acres of undeveloped forests and parks, all just a few minutes from downtown.

Upcoming Events

Willamette River Crossing Project Update - Homestead Neighborhood Association

Homestead Neighborhood Association will host the Willamette River Crossing project team to give a general overview and update, including the project’s goals and benefits as well as what to expect during construction.

7:00 pm 9:00 pm
Neighborhood Association Meeting
Available Online
This graphic shows a profile view illustration of downtown portland and the central east side, with the Hawthorne Bridge crossing the river between them. The Willamette River Crossing pipe carries water underneath it all.

Homestead Neighborhood Association Meeting

Homestead Neighborhood Association meets on the first Tuesday of the month. No meetings in July and August. These meetings are always open to the public. The Annual Meeting with elections is held in June.

7:00 pm 8:30 pm
Neighborhood Association Meeting

Friends of Terwilliger Volunteer Event

Show some love for one of the city’s favorite places to run, bike, and hike and help us protect this linear park from those invasive plants like ivy and blackberries.

9:00 am 12:00 pm
Volunteer Event

Neighborhood Association Information

Website: http://www.homesteadna.org

Bylaws: Homestead NA Bylaws

Neighborhood Coalition: Southwest Community Services

Meeting Time and Location
General Meetings Annual Meeting with elections is held on the first Tuesday in June.
This meeting is open to the public. See website to confirm scheduled meetings and location for in-person meetings or instructions on how to attend virtual meetings.
Time: 7:00 PM
Board Meetings Board Meetings are held on the first Tuesday of the month, except July and August.
These meetings are open to the public. See website to confirm scheduled meetings and location for in-person meetings or instructions on how to attend virtual meetings.
Time: 7:00 PM

7805 SW 40th Ave #80191
Portland, OR97219
United States

Neighborhood Association Leadership Contacts

Position and Name Contact Information
Chair / Co-Chair / President
Ed Fischer
board@homesteadna.org
Vice Chair / Vice President
Jackie Phillips
board@homesteadna.org
Secretary
Lee Buhler
board@homesteadna.org
Treasurer
Aaron Clemons
board@homesteadna.org
Land Use Committee Chair
Milt Jones
land-use@homesteadna.org
General Correspondence Contact
Elizabeth Hinds
board@homesteadna.org
General Correspondence Contact
Michael Harrison
board@homesteadna.org

Construction and Maintenance

This project is in the early planning phase. Design for the project will likely not begin until 2022. Construction is not expected until 2023 or later.
Construction is currently scheduled to begin November 2024 and will take up to a year to complete.
Construction is expected to start in the fall of 2023 and should take about two years to complete. We will provide detailed timelines and other project information via mail, email, social media, and the project website when it becomes available.
The project is currently in the pre-design phase. Construction is expected to begin in early 2024 and should take about a year to complete.