Backers of the Gateway Green park project in East Portland have topped their $100,000 fundraising goal to pay for project designs.
With about 10 hours to go, backers solicited $122,255 in pledges via the crowdfunding website Indiegogo.
Donations are being taken until 11 p.m. Monday, Oct. 7 at www.indiegogo.com/projects/build-gateway-green.
The Friends of Gateway Green hopes to create a world-class off-road bicycling center, plus other park amenities, on the property north of the Gateway transit center, east of Interstate 205.
For more information about the project: portlandtribune.com/pt/9-news/158059-project-gives-green-a-chance-in-gateway.