By Brendon Haggerty

The Richmond Neighborhood Association held its March meeting on Monday March 12. The board moved to provide input on the City of Portland’s Better Housing by Design project and voted to express interest in the City’s Area Parking Permit Pilot Program.

RNA will hold elections in early summer. The elections committee has formed and has set goals of maximizing turnout, helping members get to know candidates, conducting fair elections, and recruiting non-traditional candidates. Neighbors interested in running should email richmond.pdx.chair@gmail.com for details.

The annual Richmond Neighborhood Cleanup will be held on Saturday, May 19 at Central Christian Church.

RNA meetings are held in the Waverly Heights Church basement (SE 33rd & Woodward) the 2nd Monday of the Month, except January. Enter from the east-side door. The RNA’s website is richmondpdx.org. The next RNA meeting will be Monday, April 9 from 7 to 9 pm.