April 18, 2014: Kenton Street Fair Fundraiser

KSF Fundraiser

The 5th Annual Kenton Street Fair is just around the corner (May 18th, 2014) which means it’s time to throw a big party to raise money to make this year’s Fair a Birthday to Remember! There’s over 100 items on the Silent Auction table – from local gift certificates, a Wine Wall, and locally hand […]

The New Year Brings High Hopes…

Well, we’ve all made it through the daunting construction period and a hard period of The Great Recession and all come out alive on the other end… albeit a little scarred by the experience, we can say we’re small business owner survivors! The new year has brought about a lot of changes for all of […]

Phase II Meeting with PBOT & Kodiak Construction

Hello everyone, We just had our August business association meeting and were fortunate to have a full house attend while we met for the first time our new project manager from PBOT and the project manager from Kodiak Construction who will be responsible for phase II of the streetscape.  We were given a more detailed […]

Denver Streetscape Phase II

After Labor Day this September, the second phase of the Denver Streetscape will commence.  The details of this phase: 1) The street will be closed from N. Watts to N. Interstate 2) The street will be ground down to be more level with the sidewalks, and a thincoat of cement will be poured. 3) Half […]

Kenton Street Fair 2010!

EXTRA, EXTRA! With only a few months to plan, and on a shoestring of a budget, the Kenton Business Association and Neighborhood Association have finished the planning phase of the First Annual Kenton Street Fair! Currently we have over 70 vendors confirmed, three stages fully booked for the day, a coaster car exhibition, a car […]

Kenton: North Portland’s Best Kept Secret…

While Kenton is one of Portland’s oldest neighborhoods, it is going through a period of revival.  As a designated historic district, the Portland Development Commission has committed to the revitalization of the Kenton commercial district through their Denver Streetscape Project (see plans here). Kenton’s long history has as many long-time residents that have lived in […]