This section of the npGREENWAY is to the north of Baltimore Ave. and follows Decatur St. eventually bending northeast towards Lombard St. and into Pier Park.
North Beach is a low lying area below Waud Bluff extending north from the University of Portland two miles to Cathedral Park. “Road access to North Beach is gained from narrow, winding and steep neighborhood streets. Most of the area has been used for heavy industry in the past but two large parcels, the McCormick & Baxter Superfund […]
Swan Island is generally level and, actually, no longer an island. It was joined to the mainland with fill material dredged from the river in the 1920’s. From 1928 to 1940 it was the Portland Airport and after that became one of the Kaiser wartime shipyards. The Port of Portland resumed operation of its shipyards […]
This section of the npGREENWAY extends from Swan Island on the north end to Interstate Ave. and Tillamook St. on the south end.
This section of the npGREENWAY extends south along Interstate Ave. from Tillamook St. to the Steel Bridge and the Eastbank Esplanade. This section also contains river dependent industries including Cargill located north of the Broadway Bridge and Dreyfus Property just north of the Steel Bridge.