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Local meetings for Sept. 24, 2011

MONDAY, SEPT. 26

Wood Village Parks and Recreation Commission - 6 p.m., City Hall, 2055 N.E. 238th Drive. Call 503-667-6211.

Damascus Town Hall/Barbecue - 6:30 to 8:30 p.m., Centennial Park, 20100 S.E. Highway 212. The Committee for Citizen Involvement is hosting a barbecue for the next Town Hall meeting. Ask questions of your Damascus city councilors and enjoy a barbecue dinner. Call City Hall at 503-658-8545.

Gresham Planning Commission - 6:30 p.m., City Hall, Springwater Trail Room, 1333 N.W. Eastman Parkway. For more information, call Tammy Richardson at 503-618-2401.

Wilkes East Neighborhood Association - 6:30 p.m., Simmons Adult Foster Care, 17104 N.E. Oregon St. Call Kris Freiermuth at 503-255-7685 or visit wilkeseastna.org.

TUESDAY, SEPT. 27

Gresham City Council Roundtable - 3 p.m., City Hall, Conference Room 3A, 1333 N.W. Eastman Parkway.

Gresham Public Safety Committee - 6 p.m., City Hall, Oregon Trail Room, 1333 N.W. Eastman Parkway. For more information, call Rebecca Danner at 503-618-2313.

Wood Village City Council - 6 p.m., City Hall, 2055 N.E. 238th Drive. Agenda includes an ordinance regarding backyard chickens, reports from city officials and discussions about Oktoberfest and tree lighting. Call 503-667-6211.

Fairview Planning Commission - 6:30 p.m., City Hall, 1300 N.E. Village St. Call Devree Leymaster at 503-674-6206.

Troutdale City Council - 7 p.m., City Hall, 104 S.E. Kibling Ave. Agenda includes a public hearing and ordinance on council expenses, and an update on the Sandy River Bridge project. Call 503-665-5175.

WEDNESDAY, SEPT. 28

TriMet Board of Directors - 9 a.m., City of Portland Building, Room C, 1120 S.W. Fifth Ave., Portland. Call 503-962-4831.

East Portland Action Plan Committee - 6:30 p.m., David Douglas School District Office, Board Room, 1500 S.E. 130th Ave., Portland. Call Lore Wintergreen at 503-823-4035 for information.

Centennial School District Board - 7 p.m., Board Room, 18135 S.E. Brooklyn St.

Central City Neighborhood Association - 7 p.m., MetroEast Community Media, 829 N.E. Eighth St. Gresham Police Chief Craig Junginger will be guest speaker, and the association will have board elections. Call President Bob Pung at 503-758-7436 for information.

Rockwood Water P.U.D. Board of Directors - 7 p.m., District Boardroom, 19601 N.E. Halsey St. Visit rwpud.org or call 503-665-4179.