Link to Owner Dr. Robert B. Pamplin Jr.

FONT

MORE STORIES


A GoFundMe campaign is underway to move the pods to the North Park Blocks after they were evicted to make way for a Ritz-Carlton hotel.

KOIN 6 NEWS - The former Southwest Alder Street food pod location was empty by Sunday, June 30.The large and well-known food cart pod on Southwest Alder Street in downown Portland is no longer.

The nearly 40 carts that once lined a parking lot between Southwest 10th Avenue and Alder Street had until Sunday, June 30 to clear out. They were evicted to make way for construction to begin on a Ritz-Carlton hotel.

Some of the carts moved to a temporary home near the former downtown Post Office where they will be stored until a new location is found. Others tell KOIN 6 News they have found new locations throughout the city.

A GoFundMe for the carts is aiming to raise $300,000 to move the pod to the North Park Blocks. By the time they moved, $12,400 had been raised.


You count on us to stay informed and we depend on you to fund our efforts. Quality local journalism takes time and money. Please support us to protect the future of community journalism.

Go to top
JSN Time 2 is designed by JoomlaShine.com | powered by JSN Sun Framework