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PRESS RELEASE: Central Eastside Together confirms founding Board of Directors and responds to COVID-19.

PRESS RELEASE: Central Eastside Together confirms founding Board of Directors and responds to COVID-19. “Central Eastside Together” an “Enhanced Service District, (ESD) created by the Central Eastside Industrial…

Governor Kate Brown issues new executive order

Governor Kate Brown has just issued a new executive order for all Oregonians to stay home as much as possible. This new executive order includes additional business closures.…

COVID-19 Event Information

This morning elected leaders gathered at a press conference to announce new rules in regards to COVID-19. As of now all public gatherings of more than 250 are…

Community Grants – Now Available!

In February 2019, Portland City Council unanimously voted to approve an Enhanced Services District in the Central Eastside. The Central Eastside’s Enhanced Services District is known as Central…

New Transportation Benefits in the Central Eastside

Commuter Pass The CEIC is pleased to announce a new transportation benefit in the Central Eastside: The Central Eastside Commuter Pass. The Central Eastside Commuter Pass — created…

Morrison Bridge closed January 26

Morrison Bridge closed Sunday, January 26 for maintenance The Morrison Bridge will be closed to motor vehicle traffic on Sunday, January 26 from 7 a.m. until as late…

Central Eastside Industrial District Transportation and Parking Survey

The Transportation Parking Advisory Committee (TPAC) is seeking feedback on the current transportation and parking options in the Central Eastside. In order to get the most informed feedback…

Burnside Bridge Construction Nearly Complete

Burnside Bridge Construction Nearly Complete After more than two years of work to repair and upgrade the Burnside Bridge, construction is finally coming to an end! The bridge…

News Release: Hawthorne Bridge closed for weekend inspection

From Multnomah County: Hawthorne Bridge closed for weekend inspection The Hawthorne Bridge will be closed to all users this weekend from 7 am on Saturday, April 10 until…

Press Release: The CEIC Launches the Central Eastside Business Recovery Initiative

Portland, Ore. – In an effort to provide additional support to retail, restaurants and venues as Portland emerges from the COVID-19 pandemic, the Central Eastside Industrial Council (CEIC)…

Press Release: New study projects a rosier recovery for the Central Eastside after COVID-19 than in other Portland areas

New study projects a rosier recovery for the Central Eastside after COVID-19 than in other Portland areasCentral Eastside Industrial Council’s quarterly meeting will include an economic and development…

SBA Launches Portal to Begin Accepting Shuttered Venue Operators Grant Applications

SBA Launches Portal to Begin Accepting Shuttered Venue Operators Grant Applications on April 8 National informational webinar to review application process on March 30 WASHINGTON – The U.S. Small Business…

Traffic Advisory SE Hawthorne Boulevard and Madison Street from the Hawthorne Bridge to SE 12th Avenue

Construction begins Tuesday, March 30 and will last approximately three months.  A digital rendering of SE Madison Street at Grand Avenue facing east shows four westbound travel lanes,…

Community Safety Update from Portland Police Chief Lovell to Business and Community Leaders

A message from Portland Police Chief Lovell: To help keep you informed, and to ask for your assistance and feedback, Mayor Ted Wheeler and my office will periodically…

The Central Eastside Transportation and Parking Advisory Committee (TPAC) has open positions

Do you work in, live adjacent to, are a resident of, and/or do you commute through the Central Eastside Industrial District?  Are you interested in shaping transportation and…

Urgent Advisory for protests during Presidential Inauguration Weekend

City officials are preparing for protest activities from Sunday, January 17, through Wednesday, January 20, in downtown Portland related to the Presidential inauguration. As a precautionary measure, the City of…

SBA and Treasury Announce PPP Re-Opening; Issue New Guidance

The U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA), in consultation with the Treasury Department, announced today that the Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) will re-open the week of January 11 for new…

SBA extends Economic Injury Disaster Loans

The U.S. Small Business Administration today announced that the deadline to apply for the Economic Injury Disaster Loan (EIDL) program for the COVID-19 Pandemic disaster declaration is extended to Dec. 31, 2021.  The…

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