West Hills neighbors push back against plans to expand the Japanese Garden.
A well-trodden path nestled near the edge of Portland’s
Japanese Garden winds into Forest Park, the city’s 5,167-acre urban
green space. A sign reads, “Path to Wildwood Trail,” marking o
Forest Park is only eight miles long—it’s about the same
size in area as Nauru, the world’s smallest island nation—but walking
from one end to another will take you 12 hours. The Wildwood