Mail: ~ Phone: c/o Neighbors West-Northwest 503.823.4288

Get Involved with Your Neighborhood

The Northwest District Association (NWDA) is a city-recognized neighborhood association that represents portions of northwest Portland. NWDA provides advice to the City of Portland, its bureaus, commissions and City Council on affairs affecting the character of the neighborhood and its quality of life.

NWDA Committees

Get involved in a committee to make a difference in the neighborhood.
Planning Committee
The NWDA Planning Committee reviews construction projects and other land use issues within the neighborhood’s borders.
Transportation Committee
The NWDA Transportation Committee advocates for a safe and efficient transportation system now and in the future that provides travel options for all, promotes connectivity, and fosters livability and economic prosperity.
Safety & Livability Committee
The NWDA Safety & Livability Committee aims to maintain a healthy and vibrant Northwest District via neighbors working together to promote clean, safe, and peaceful streets and public spaces through advocacy and action.
Parks Committee
The NWDA Parks Committee organizes the Summer Concerts, promotes parks and public spaces, and reports park issues to the city.

Latest News

Find out whats happening in the neighborhood.

Couch Park Replacement

Farewell to the Old and Celebrate the New Couch Park Playground Replacement Friday, June 8 12:05 – 1:00 pm Couch Park Playground We invite you to join PP&R, Harper’s Playground, Metropolitan Learning Center (MLC), and park neighbors to say goodbye to the old play area at Couch Park!  Construction will begin in July on a new inclusive playground, plaza, and Loo, thanks to funding from the Parks Replacement Bond and additional fundraising by our...

Board Elections 2018

Vote for the Board! Monday, May 21, 6:00 – 8:00 pm Legacy Good Samaritan, Building 2 Auditorium, 1040 NW 22nd Ave. Followed Immediately by a Board of Directors Meeting to seat the Board. There are seven candidates declared for the eight positions open for the Board of Directors. Those candidates are: Charles Duffy JoZell Johnson Noel Johnson Shawn McCloud Steve Pinger Tony Schwartz Phil Selinger There is one candidate for President: Ciaran Connelly Balloting will close at...

2018 Board Elections

Candidates Sought for 2018 Board Election Upcoming Annual Meeting and Elections Help shape our great neighborhood! There is a lot going on and your help is needed! Annual Meeting Date: Monday, May 21, 2018 Time: 6:00 PM Place: Legacy Good Samaritan, Auditorium, 1040 NW 22nd Ave. NW 22nd Avenue If you reside in or represent a business in NWDA, you are eligible to run for the NWDA Neighborhood Board of Directors. Be a part...