Contact: Shawn Uhlman, PDC, 503-823-7994

November 19, 2012

City of Portland, PDC, Rose Quarter and Portland Winterhawks

Press conference Tuesday, November 20 

WHO: Mayor Sam Adams, Scott Andrews/PDC Chairman, Chris Oxley/Portland Arena Management, Ron Carr/Veterans Focus Group, representatives of the Rose Quarter Strategic Advisory Committee and other special guests.
DATE: Tuesday, November 20
TIME: 11:00 a.m.
PLACE: Veterans Memorial Coliseum Main Concourse (near entrance GG), 300 North Winning Street (1401 North Wheeler Avenue)
WHAT: Mayor Adams and other speakers will announce agreements that ensure the long-term viability of the Veterans Memorial Coliseum, and position the Portland Development Commission as the developer of publicly-owned Rose Quarter properties. Ordinances will be heard by City Council on Thursday, November 29, 3:30 p.m.