Pete Forsyth wrote a detailed blog post about the Mt. Tabor Yard & Nursery planning process on his own blog, Our New Mind. He covers concerns about horticultural issues, public input and process, the possible covering of the reservoirs, vehicle access on the western edge of the yard, the site’s historic designation, zoning, urban forestry, and political considerations. Please comment over there.
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the story so far…A group of Portland residents, initially centered around Mt. Tabor in SE Portland, Oregon, have become concerned about the future of park maintenance, and the capacity for sustaining parks we can take pride in for generations to come. We are working with the Parks bureau and community members, with the blessing of City Council, to craft a plan.
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