Storm damage recovery

Parks, recreation, and activities

Visit Portland Parks & Recreation to find a park, natural area, or community center, and to sign up for a class or activity.

News and Notices

Additional Support for Community Members Navigating Retroactive Permitting Related To Storm-Damaged Trees

This page contains information about additional support offered by Portland Parks & Recreation for community members navigating the retroactive permitting related to storm-damaged trees.

Updated News article

PBOT Vision Zero February 2024 Newsletter

Updated Newsletter

Commissioner Ryan Waives Fees for Winter Storm-related Tree Damage

In response to this extreme weather event and the Mayor’s emergency declaration.

News article

Construction and Maintenance

Construction started in October 2021, with expected completion in Winter 2023/24
Forest Park Entrance completion delayed due to recent storm damage
Expected Grand Opening May 2024


Oregon Park Nature Patch Planting

Pitch in to bring a beautiful pollinator garden to Oregon Park.

10:00 am 12:00 pm
Volunteer Event
the nature patch at Oregon Park in progress and in need of plants

Upcoming Events

Mt. Tabor Last Saturday Volunteer Event

Please join Portland Parks & Recreation and the Friends of Mt. Tabor Park Weed Warriors for a volunteer event at Mt. Tabor Park.

9:00 am 12:00 pm
Volunteer Event

Wilkes Creek Headwaters Planting Event

Join PP&R, the Columbia Slough Watershed Council, and Bark to plant native shrubs, plants, and trees at Wilkes Creek Headwaters Natural Area.

10:00 am 1:00 pm
Volunteer Event

Alberta Park Nature Patch Planting

Help spruce up Portland's original nature patch, completed in 2018, with some fill-in plantings.

10:00 am 12:00 pm
Volunteer Event
Panorama of the Columbia Park Nature Patch