Monthly Archives: November 2010

    • The Oregon Zoo’s New Plan

      The Oregon Zoo, along with the Portland architecture and planning firm, SRG Partnership, CLR Design, Atelier Dreiseitl and other consultants with experience planning and developing other zoos, aquariums and parks…

      Written by Jordan Matin
    • Reigning Pets Northwest

      Reigning Pets Northwest is an Accredited Pet Sitter that has be designated so by Pet Sitters International. This is the highest possible level of professionalism in the pet sitting industry.…

      Written by Jordan Matin
    • Wallace Park

      Wallace Park is a public park located near Chapman School in Northwest Portland. It is a popular destination for residents, especially in the summer months. The park includes basketball court,…

      Written by Jordan Matin
    • Macleay Park

      Macleay Park is located in the Northwest District of Portland. It features a natural area, hiking trails, public restroom, and public art. It was acquired by the city in 1897…

      Written by Jordan Matin
    • Lan Su Chinese Garden

      The Lan Su Chinese Garden is located in Old Town-Chinatown in Northwest Portland. Formally known as the Classical Chinese Garden, this 40,000 square foot public walled garden opened in 2000…

      Written by Jordan Matin
    • Forest Park

      Forest Park is a huge park in the Hillside area of Northwest Portland, and it forms the western border of the Northwest District and Northwest Industrial as well. As one…

      Written by Jordan Matin
    • Couch Park

      Couch Park is located in the Northwest District of Portland. It was named after one of the most liked people in Portland in the 1800’s, Captain John Couch, who first…

      Written by Jordan Matin
    • Waterfront Park

      Waterfront Park is a public park located on the west banks of the Willamette River and stretches from downtown Portland to the Oldtown-Chinatown neighborhood. Once a freeway that went through…

      Written by Jordan Matin
    • North Park Blocks

      The North Park Blocks create a 3 acre city park in the Pearl District of Northwest Portland. The area was given to the city of Portland by Captain John Couch…

      Written by Jordan Matin
    • Tanner Springs Park

      Tanner Springs Park is a public city park located in the Pearl District of Northwest Portland. It was originally named North Park Square in the Pearl District plan of 1999;…

      Written by Jordan Matin