Collins View Neighborhood Association, SW Portland, Oregon

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To Join a CVNA meeting, follow the steps listed on Zoom page [ZOOM REGISTRATION].

Check Nextdoor for meeting reminders, agendas, minutes, etc.. If you aren't on Nextdoor, see our [Nextdoor Sign-Up instructions].


The Collins View Neighborhood Association meets (virtually) at 7:00 PM on the first non-holiday Wednesday of most every month. We usually take July and August off. The Neighborhood Association has supported the individual Neighborhood Night Out block parties during the summer. Meeting Agendas usually appear one week before each meeting.

2022 CVNA Zoom meeting dates are:

REGISTRATION is currently required to attend Zoom meetings.

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Our February News SW News article

Our February SW News article is a report on the River View Natural Area, Adjacent to the Collins View Neighborhood. You can read the article [HERE].

Our January News SW News article

Our January SW News article featured an Icy Street Map and paid homage to a CV resident. You can read the article [HERE].

Life is no Holiday on Primrose Lane

Why are so many cars turning onto SW Primrose from Terwilliger?? This two-block stretch between Terwilliger and Boones Ferry Road carries more than 400 trips per day ― which is surprising unless you live in east Collins View.

Primrose Greenway locations 135, 136, 137, 138

There is a plethora of dangers and problems near this Lane. (BTW, it's really a STREET.)

Enter the PDX Greenways “Slow Street Safe Streets” program. Neighborhood Greenways are slow, calm residential streets that prioritize people walking, bicycling, and rolling. You can learn about the program and view an interactive map of about 300 locations at Primrose and Terwilliger, location 135, was identified as a problem years ago in the SouthWest In Motion (SWIM) study.

Read about it in our December SW News article! [LINK]

Read the SW News on 'SWNI' website

You can find articles from other SW neighborhoods, SWNI committee reports, plus much more in the SW News on SWNI website [].

Neighborhood Emergency Team

Q: What is NET??
A: It's our Neighborhood Emergency Team! Read all about it [HERE]

Earthquake!?? Collins View NET members participated in a city-wide deployment exercise on October 14, 2018. See story [HERE]

Fred Meyer Community Rewards Program

Help build CVNA's coffer via the Fred Meyer Community Rewards Program. There is nothing to Lose! You still earn Your rewards. The Community Reward is an additional amount donated to the community... See our [HOW TO] page.

Nextdoor is a private social network for Collins View and nearby 'Hoods

Thousands of folks across many neighborhoods are set up on Nextdoor. You can set up your login by validating your street address — then you can view and participate. There is a lot of non-association chatter on NextDoor, so it is difficult to use for official business. Our 'signal' often gets lost in the 'noise'.

See our Sign-Up instructions [LINK]. Thereafter, login into Next Door, and you'll land in the Collins View context. (Our Instructions page also has a mini-orientation.)

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Our Various Outreach Efforts

How can we invite participation? This is the perennial question for of neighborhood involvement, and our outreach committee. We strive to be effective. [REACH OUT].