Sellwood-Milwaukie Sunday Parkways Kick-Off Meeting – Sat., Feb. 6 (2-3 p.m.)

City of Milwaukie Oregon Official WebsiteEvent Title: Sellwood-Milwaukie Sunday Parkways Kick-Off Meeting – Sat., Feb. 6 (2-3 p.m.)
Date/Time: Saturday, February 6, 2016 – 2:00pm3:00pm
Location: Milwaukie City Hall, 10722 SE Main St.

Milwaukie will be hosting a kick-off meeting on Feb. 6 for the Sellwood-Milwaukie Sunday Parkways event scheduled for Oct. 2. If you are interested in learning how to bike, walk, roll, participate, or volunteer, please attend this kick-off meeting at City Hall, 10722 SE Main St.

Dec. 19th leaf drop-off at Public Works location only

The Milwaukie leaf drop-off location for December 19, 2015, is at the Public Works location only. The location is at 6101 SE Johnson Creek Blvd., Milwaukie. There is no drop-off at the location across from Milwaukie City Hall.

The program is free for all Milwaukie residents. Bring a copy of your Milwaukie utility bill for proof of residence.

The December 19th date is the final leaf drop-off for the 2015 season.

Ardenwald Elementary’s Winter Wonderland Holiday Bazaar

Ardenwald Elementary is having their annual Winter Wonderland holiday bazaar on Saturday, November 21st from 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m., at Ardenwald Elemenatry School (8950 SE 36th Ave., Milwaukie).

There will be over 60 vendors, food for purchase, a raffle, and activities for kids. Openings for vendors are still available.

Contact Julie Re at juliere70@gmail.com. Additional information is available on their  Facebook Page.

New leaf drop-off location added

Leaf Drop

Milwaukie’s free leaf drop-off program has added a new location for 2015, but it comes with a restriction. The new location this year is at the city parking lot across Milwaukie City Hall (10722 SE Main St., Milwaukie). The downtown Milwaukie drop-off location will accept leaves in paper or plastic bags, but not open or loose leaves. The Milwaukie Public Works location (6101 SE Johnson Creek Blvd., Milwaukie) will accept leaves either bagged in paper or plastic bags, or loose.

The drop-off at both locations are open Saturday, November 7, 21, December 5, 12, and 19, 2015 from 7:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. There is no charge for Milwaukie residents, however, residents are required to bring a copy of their utility bill for proof of residence.

Milwaukie Sustainability Tour 2015

Balfour Park Plant Sale Fundraiser

Two Milwaukie Sustainability Tour events will happen for 2015. The tour showcases residential homes with sustainability practices to “build a better community.” Practices include food and yard composting, bees, worm bins, rain gardens, gardening, canning, and more.

The tour is set for two days: Saturday, September 19 and Sunday, September 20. Tours on both days are from 11:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Saturday tour features five homes and Sunday tour features ten homes. The Bike Milwaukie group will also have bicyclists guide the tour by bicycle on both days.

Maps are available at Milwaukie City Hall (10722 SE Main St., Milwaukie). Maps are also available for download and printout: