Blog & Resources

27 Feb

Be Wattsmart – Coffee Quarterly

This week we held our very first co-sponsored ‘Coffee Quarterly’ mixer and education lunch at member business Elmer’s Restaurant!  The event was sponsored and hosted by both Historic Parkrose and the Parkrose Business Association.   Buzz Thielman from Oregon Energy Green, a consultant for Pacific Power, spoke to us about ways

30 Dec

New Board Members for 2015!

The start of a new year also brings new board members to the PBA!  We are so happy to have these great business leaders on our board:   Angie Jenkins (15) Hookset Automotive 7631 NE Sandy Blvd. Portland, OR 97213 503-287-2877   David Borer (16) Burgerville 4229 NE 122nd

07 Dec

Holiday Party Details!

  The annual PBA Holiday Party is Friday, December 12th!  Here are the details: Friday, December 12th 6PM – 9:30PM Holiday Inn Portland Airport $45 per person.  You may pay at the door but please RSVP to so we can get a head count for food.  Thanks! Donations for

14 Nov

Know Your Neighbor – Hookset Automotive

Know Your Neighbor Hookset Automotive – Angie & JC Jenkins, Owners What does your business do/sell? Autmotive repair and we are now a full service tire center! That means the tires have a nationwide warranty. Did you purchase this business or start the business? We started this business in February

22 Oct

Business Summit Slides

Last week the PBA and Historic Parkrose hosted a fantastic business summit on the state of Parkrose and how to improve our storefronts.  We had three economic planning experts give presentations and you can download the slides by clicking on the link below.   Tyler Bump from the Bureau of Planning

26 Sep

Changes are coming to Parkrose

Join Historic Parkrose and the Parkrose Business Association for a community conversation featuring an expert panel discussing market conditions and trends in Parkrose, customer-base data, lease rates and more. Featuring presentations by: Michelle E. Reeves, Civilis Consultants Seanette Corkill, Front Door Back Tyler Bump, Economic Planner