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Portland Utility Board - Field Trip

Public Meeting
Portland Utility Board - Field Trip
10:00 am 12:30 pm

PUB Field Trip

In-person at the Tryon Creek Wastewater Treatment Plant. Participants will meet at a nearby park at 10:30am and be shuttled in to the site.

Date Wednesday, October 25, 2023

Time 10:30am-12:30pm - 10:30a.m. meetup for transport, tour begins 11:00am

Location In-person. Meet at the roundabout at Foothills Park at 10:30am, 199 Foothills Rd, Lake Oswego, OR 97034. Foothills Park is a 4 minute walk to the Plant (see image below). Due to limited parking at the plant, participants will meet at Foothills Park and be shuttled in a BES vehicle to the Tryon Creek Wastewater Treatment Plant. Note that this tour will be held outdoors so you should be prepared for all weather conditions (see below for more details).

Special Parking Needs: If anyone needs parking accommodation, they may drive directly to the plant and use designated Disabled Parking available. If other accommodation is needed, please contact PUB staff by Monday, October 23rd.

Map of shuttle spot at Foothills park and walk to Tryon Creek Plant


Purpose and Agenda Topics Tour Tryon Creek plant, learn about future projects at this location and the City’s partnership with Lake Oswego.

Members of the public with questions about or interest in the field trip should contact PUB staff at or 503-823-1810 no later than Monday, October 23, 2022, 3:00p.m. Note that this event will include a tour held on undeveloped land so participants should come prepared for all weather conditions and able to navigate rough terrain.


The official minutes of the board are written. The following compilation of videos from the walking tour are not complete coverage of the entire time but are provided for those interested.

Video Recording

Meeting of the Portland Utility Board, held in person at the Tryon Creek Wastewater Treatment Plant on October 25, 2023. Video is a compilation of some short videos taken during the walking tour of the plant.

It is the policy of the City of Portland that no person shall be excluded from participation in, denied the benefits of, or be subjected to discrimination in any city program, service, or activity on the grounds of race, color, national origin, disability, or other protected class status. Adhering to Civil Rights Title VI and ADA Title II civil rights laws, the City of Portland ensures meaningful access to City programs, services, and activities by reasonably providing: translation and interpretation, modifications, accommodations, alternative formats, and auxiliary aids and services.  To request these services, contact 503-823-1810 or 311, Relay Service: 711.

This field trip is in-person. If you require access to means for electronic participation and/or a physical location in order to participate please contact the Board at 503-823-1810 or To the extent reasonably possible we will work with you to provide access.