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Featured Events

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Here you can find recent and upcoming PEMO-sponsored or supported events across Portland.

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Dumpster Day Events

The Bureau of Planning and Sustainability, with PEMO's sponsorship, hosts neighborhood events around Portland where people can get rid of large, bulky trash items. 

For more information, and a list of upcoming events, click here

SOLVE Events

SOLVE restores and preserves Oregon’s environment by hosting on-going liter pickup, habitat restoration, and graffiti removal events. 

To see SOLVE's Volunteer Event Calendar, click here.

Old Town Lanterns Lighting

This project is a symbol of Old Town's hope and resilience. The event celebrated the lighting of the new array of 80 Chinese and Japanese lanterns installed on NW Third Avenue between NW Couch and Davis Streets in Portland's Old Town neighborhood.

The Old Town Community Assocation, with financial support from the Public Environment Management Office and Venture Portland, led the project.

Project Illumination

PEMO, in collaboration with Downtown Portland Clean & Safe and Portland Parks & Recreation, worked to expand Project Illumination for Winter 2024. The annual event aims to infuse the heart of the city with festive cheer during the darker winter months. The lighting program extends to 850+ street trees, including special light installations. 

Map of 2023/2024 Project Illumination Locations across downtown.