Serious concerns over HB 2282

The Board is concerned about pending legislation that would change Bend's UGB in the name of settling a favor for one legislator Below is an analysis of HB 2282, which concerns 261.6 acres called the Stevens Road tract.  This land is presently owned by the Department of State Lands and is outside Bend’s newly created Urban [...]

By |2021-03-07T15:57:01-08:00March 7th, 2021|Categories: News|Tags: , |Comments Off on Serious concerns over HB 2282

New bylaws have been adopted

New bylaws were adopted at a Special Membership Meeting held on January 11, 2021. The vote was unanimous among the Board and Membership to adopt the revised bylaws and is reflected in the minutes. A PDF copy of the current bylaws is available here. The changes made from the bylaws previously adopted in April 2011 include: [...]

By |2021-01-13T11:14:54-08:00January 13th, 2021|Categories: News|Tags: |Comments Off on New bylaws have been adopted

Old Farm NA Goals for City Council

The City of Bend operates on a two-year budgeting cycle. Before the budget is drafted, city councilors establish their goals and then align the budget toward accomplishing those goals. The Old Farm District Neighborhood Association was invited to submit our goals for consideration by Council. We will present our recommendation to City staff and Council [...]

By |2021-01-09T21:07:43-08:00January 8th, 2021|Categories: News|Tags: , , |Comments Off on Old Farm NA Goals for City Council

We’re updating the bylaws

Starting in Fall 2019, the Board is developing a process to review and modernize the bylaws. Please contact us if you have questions or suggestions relating to this or join us at a monthly board meeting. Topics to consider include but are not limited to: Modifying boundaries. The UGB has expanded on our eastern border. Should [...]

By |2020-11-28T14:25:35-08:00November 28th, 2020|Categories: News|Tags: |Comments Off on We’re updating the bylaws

Give feedback on a new bus line

Cascades East Transit is looking for survey feedback. We may soon have a new bus route serving the southeast side of town once Murphy Road is completed. Give feedback at this link: https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/SoutheastBendTransitSurvey

By |2020-11-28T14:23:13-08:00November 28th, 2020|Categories: News|Tags: , , , |Comments Off on Give feedback on a new bus line

Election Information

City Council Debates on Neighborhood Issues Four of the seven positions on Bend City Council are on the ballot this November. Two of those races will not have an incumbent running. The Old Farm District Neighborhood Association does not issue endorsements, but we want you to have the best information available when reviewing your ballot. Our [...]

By |2020-10-07T21:33:01-07:00September 23rd, 2020|Categories: News|Comments Off on Election Information

Slow Down on Neighborhood Streets

Request a sign for your yard! The Old Farm District Neighborhood Association has a limited supply of "Slow Down" signs available. Use the form below to request one. We will deliver to the address provided. One sign per household please.

By |2020-07-26T21:27:45-07:00July 24th, 2020|Categories: News|Tags: |Comments Off on Slow Down on Neighborhood Streets

Full Closure of 15th Street Through July

The ongoing Desert Woods and Neighborhood Extension Project has an important traffic and schedule update: During construction of 15th Street, crews encountered loose soil conditions that will require a complete closure of SE 15th Street between King Hezekiah Way and SE Helen Lane beginning July 9 for approximately 3 weeks. The closure is necessary for the [...]

By |2020-07-05T20:52:32-07:00July 5th, 2020|Categories: Construction, News|Tags: , |Comments Off on Full Closure of 15th Street Through July

Temporary Detours on 15th Street Starting June 10

The Desert Woods & Neighborhood Extension Projects are entering a new phase. This will result in significant traffic changes on 15th Street between Reed Market and Ferguson starting June 10th and lasting until the end of October. Northbound traffic will remain open throughout construction activity on this segment of the project. Southbound traffic will be limited [...]

By |2020-06-07T22:10:25-07:00June 7th, 2020|Categories: Construction, News|Tags: |Comments Off on Temporary Detours on 15th Street Starting June 10

Temporary Detour on Murphy Road Starting June 11

The Murphy Corridor Improvement Project is entering its next phase. The road is being upgraded with improved pedestrian access and added infrastructure is being installed. Murphy Road will be partially closed between Brosterhous and Country Club starting June 11 and lasting through the end of July. Drivers can expect intermittent flagging. Westbound traffic detour on Murphy [...]

By |2020-06-04T10:58:01-07:00June 4th, 2020|Categories: Construction, News|Tags: |Comments Off on Temporary Detour on Murphy Road Starting June 11
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