Today in Occupy: December 9, 2011


  • Reverend Billy visited Occupy Portland, stopping at the 7 pm open forum event in Shemanski Park. He cast demons out of the Livestream equipment. More information:
  • Occupy Portland’s Media Committee submitted a request to Portland Parks & Recreation for documents relating to deferred maintenance at Lownsdale Square and Chapman Square, including location, description, reporting date, and approximate cost. Contact: [email protected]
  • Occupy Portland demonstrators, including ASL interpreter Justin James Bridges, attended a City Council hearing on police accountability.
  • Another December 12 Shut Down The Ports planning meeting went smoothly. More than 80 people attended to make final plans for transportation, media, and more. The Radical Cheerleaders were confirmed as attending. More information:

—Reid Parham, [email protected]

Today in Occupy is a quick, broad look at the day-to-day happenings of anything related to Occupy Portland. Please send your tips to Reid Parham, media volunteer, and include who, what, where, when, and why, plus links for more information. Your feedback is welcomed.