• Portland Has A New Neighborhood

    Today Portland welcomes a new neighborhood, it’s sixth.  In a city divided east and west by the Willamette River, it’s been easy to orient yourself with address designations based on the compass.  But ever since our smartphones have been finding our way around for us, there has been one part of town that caused a problem.  And not just for your GrubHub and Amazon deliveries – for police and fire as well.   Because of the turn in the river, a certain amount of SW Portland addresses east of Naito Parkway used a leading zero in their addresses. (for example 02484 SW Military Rd.)  I have to admit, I have sold…