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Clinton Park

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BEECN

A Basic Earthquake Emergency Communication Node (pronounced beacon) is a place to go in Portland after a major earthquake to ask for emergency assistance if phone service is down, or report severe damage or injury. More information here.

Accessibility Notes

Parking

  • Street parking
  • 1 designated parking space
  • Paved pathway to play area
  • 100 feet to play area

Play Area

  • Engineered mulch surface
  • Rubberized surface for the merry-go-round
  • Ramp into the play area

Play Equipment

  • Transfer station
  • Sensory play elements
  • Adapted high-back swing

Other Amenities

  • Accessible restroom

Size in acres

12.14

Year acquired

1948

History

Clinton Park is named after Clinton Street which abuts the park. Clinton Street is named for a popular pioneer minister, the Rev. Clinton Kelly. Kelly's brother, the Rev. Albert Kelly, has a park in southwest Portland as his namesake (Albert Kelly Park).

Park Location or Entrance

Clinton Park main entrance
SE 55th Avenue and Woodward Street
Portland, OR 97206

Open hours

Park hours: 5:00am-midnight

To reserve a sports field, call 503-823-2525.

Park amenities/activities

Accessible Play Area
Accessible Restroom
Basketball Court
BEECN – Basic Earthquake Emergency Communication Node
Paths (Paved)
Picnic Table
Playground
Soccer Field
Softball Field

Neighborhood

South Tabor

City section

SE