RiverFest celebrates its third year

by Lisa Timmerman 8/30/2012 1:16 PM
If you want an excuse to get down to the water in mid-September, RiverFest may be the event for you. The annual festival is now in its fifth year and will take place from Sept. 21-23. It features an assortment of river-related activities in Portland, up and down the Willamette River. [More]

An inside look at PDX's deicing treatment facility

by Lisa Timmerman 8/29/2012 3:29 PM
Are you curious about how Portland International Airport handles deicing operations in the winter? Have you driven by our new facility on NE 33rd Ave. and wondered what exactly happens there? As we head into the fall and winter months, we are opening our doors to the public and other interested parties to learn more about our new deicing treatment facility. [More]

Seaport Celebration: a Zero Waste event

by Lisa Timmerman 8/24/2012 2:22 PM
Last weekend, Terminal 4 was host to another successful Seaport Celebration. The annual event is a festive day of family-oriented activities put on by the Port of Portland and many of our community partners and terminal operators. Though the weather was unseasonably mild, people of all ages turned out to enjoy interactive displays, games, jet boat tours and a cruise on the Portland Spirit. This year’s event was a first-rate success in another regard. [More]

PDX featured in GreenPacks Magazine

by Annie Linstrom 8/7/2012 4:21 PM
We are pleased to know that PDX was featured in this month's GreenPacks Magazine, an environmentally-friendly news magazine read throughout the country. According to GreenPacks, PDX reflects the green nature of Portland, which is considered one of the greenest cities in the world. [More]