A monthly PDX Clean Up event of the North Park Blocks and surrounding area on the 4th Wed of every month. Our team of friends/volunteers work to pick up litter in and around the Park Blocks. We are attempting to keep the Park Blocks clean, accessible and happy as a beautiful community asset by returning each month to pick up litter and maintain the area.
Advanced Registration: Is required. Please sign up (green button below) ahead of time to guarantee your spot.
Meeting Location: We meet at the north end of the PNCA (Pac NW College of Art) parking lot.
Address: 511 NW Broadway Portland, 97209 | Map Link
What to Bring: Please feel free to bring a backpack to hold your belongings, comfortable closed toed shoes, and your own work or garden gloves if you prefer. Wear a rain jacket if the weather report calls for rain. We also recommend that volunteers bring their own water bottle.
What's Provided: SOLVE will provide trash grabbers, trash bags, work gloves, and high-vis vests.
Restrooms: No public restrooms are available
Parking: Paid street parking is available on the Park Blocks and the surrounding area.
Transit: Take TriMet bus line 77 to NW Glisan & Broadway. Walk 1 minutes to the meeting location or visit TriMet’s trip planner to plan your route.
Accessibility: This area is accessible for folks with mobility concerns.
Translation Services: There will not be a Spanish speaker present at this event.
Youth Volunteers: Volunteers 13 and under must be accompanied by an authorized adult.
Groups: If you are volunteering with multiple people for this event please register as a Team. See this short guide for how to register as a Team SOLVE | How-To-Guide (solveoregon.org).