The BCA meets the
second Thursday of every month.
The BCA board meets from 6:20-7pm,
followed by the general meeting from 7-9pm. Subscribe to the mailing list to receive the agenda a few days before the meeting.
The meetings are held in the
Multnomah County Boardroom, located at
501 SE Hawthorne Blvd.
Buckman Community Association Events
Buckman/Kerns Neighborhood Collection and Cleanup
Saturday, April 20 - 9am to 12 - Hinson Parking Lot at SE 20th and Taylor
Time to get rid of that couch on the street corner! Recycle and dispose small loads of household items that don’t fit normal weekly trash pickup. And we will take bagged material collected by neighbors cleaning up the street and sidewalks on their block. It’s a great time for some neighborhood spring cleaning!
Accepted: Non-recyclable items. Paper, plastic, glass, cloth, metal, furniture, mattresses, small appliances, tires. Empty/dry paint cans. Electronics. Donations of $15-40 suggested, depending on load.
Not Accepted: Normal curbside household waste, recyclables, and yard debris. Batteries. Bulbs. Really large appliances. Commercial and business waste. Construction debris including concrete, roofing, dirt, drywall, lumber, tile, insulation, siding, and asbestos. Information on disposal options at www.oregonmetro.gov/garbage
Buckman Community Association Elections - Thursday, June 13th
A community board cannot exist without co-chairs, a secretary, and treasurer. Come get involved!
Buckman Picnic at Colonel Summer Park - Sunday, July 28th - 4pm to 8
Come join our annual community picnic with free barbaque, music with Will Layng and others, a trimet hopping lama, bounce castle, free prizes, cotton candy, popcorn, family, neighbors, and face painting.
(This event occurs with community support. Please contact the Board to lend a hand, donate prizes, or provide monetary donations. Big thanks to last years donors; Born and Raised Construction, Columbia Credit Union, Venerable Properties, Mill Creek Residential Trust, Coca-Cola of Portland, Revolution Hall, SERA Architects, School Specialties Supplies, Wentworth Chevrolet-Subaru, Market of Choice, Central Eastside Industrial Council, Sheridan Fruits, Beam Development, Bolliger Insurance, Peter and Susan Fry, Janus Youth Programs, Craig Carthell and Valerie Garrett.)
2019 Neighborhood Events
April 8 thru 11: Design Week Portland - SE designers highlighted on Thursday 4-7 - more here
April 20: Buckman/Kerns Neighborhood Collection and Cleanup
May 11: Oregon Human Society Doggie Dash - Waterfront Park - more here
May 18: Buckman Elementary Fundraiser Auction - the Hinson - more here
May 19: NamiWalks Northwest Mental Health Walk - Eastbank Esplanade - more here
June 1: Buddhist Festival - Colonel Summers Park - more here
September 22: Susan G Komen Pink Walk for Cancer - Eastbank Esplanade - more here
August 17: Portland Adult Soapbox Derby - Mt. Tabor - more here
Eastbank Esplanade Repair February 1st to April 1st
Upcoming Sewer Repair - Stark Street from 10th To 11th