Sumner Fall newsletter

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The Fall edition of the SAN newsletter, the Sumner Sun has been mailed. There’s information on upcoming events, including tomorrow’s meeting plus updates on the past couple of months. If you haven’t received a copy, you can click read it online.

The SAN newsletter is traditionally produced by volunteers. The board position, Publicity is responsible for the newsletter and other communication. This position will be vacant at the end of the year. If you are interested in contributing to your neighborhood and have computer skills, please email our chairperson Yvonne at


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Our tireless newsletter crew is out delivering the latest issue of the Sumner SUN straight to your door! The Fall 2015 issue will help us get ready for the winter while reflecting on our summer.

Inside this issue:

  • Radon talk at the October 20th community meeting.
  • A map and listing of the trees to be planted along I-205
  • An update on the crosswalks on Sandy Blvd.
  • Photos from Sumner’s summer events!
  • News briefs of local interest

You should receive your copy soon. You can also pick up a copy at the CNN office behind the fire station.


Sumner Spring 2014 newsletterThe spring 2014 newsletter of Sumner Association of Neighbors (SAN) in NE Portland, Oregon, is now available online!

This is a special issue focusing on the popular Annual Cleanup also including a current list of opportunities at the association.

Thanks to our wonderful neighborhood volunteers who hand delivered the old school printed newsletter to you: Kathleen, Erica, Jacob, Emily, Tish, Cindy, Marcy, Mart, Jay, Heather, Karen, Bonnie and Bruce. Special thanks to Ronda, Katana and Eugene who filled in at the last minute. Newsletter delivery ringleader Jody had to contribute from the sidelines this time due to an injury.

Items in this issue include:

  • All you need to know about our Annual Cleanup:
    Saturday, May 10th, 9 a.m. – 3 p.m.
    Helensview School
    From yard debris to wood stoves…learn what is OK and what is not OK to bring
  • SAN board openings – how can you help to shape the future of your neighborhood?
  • Our handy calendar of exciting upcoming events

The fall 2013 newsletter (2 MB PDF) of Sumner Association of Neighbors (SAN) in NE Portland, Oregon, is now available online!

Sumner Association of Neighbors (SAN) newsletter for fall 2013 This issue was delivered over the last weekend or two. It has more pictures than usual. Thanks to Patricia for yet another gorgeous design and layout.

Thanks also to our many neighborhood volunteers to deliver the newsletter to your very door handle: Marcy, Janet, Cyril, Henry, Karen, Katherine, Tish, Molly, Erica, Heather, Katana, Jay, Emily, Cindy, Ronda, Jacob and Jody (the newsletter delivery ringleader)!

Items in this issue include:

  • The annual children’s Halloween party (PDF) at Helensview School on Friday, Oct 25. This part didn’t make the newsletter: Our neighbor Miles, champion pumpkin carver, will donate one of his works for the event.
  • Photos from the annual National Night Out barbecue on Tuesday, Aug 6
  • An update on the onramp widening proposal from Killingsworth southbound onto I-205
  • Photo: Johnson Lake stewardship picks up a sponsor for Sept 28
  • Calendar of events through December, including our Holiday Gala on Dec 3
  • Notes from summer SAN meetings
  • And much more!

See the Halloween flyer to find out how to donate candy or volunteer for the Halloween party this Friday!

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