Coates Kokes brands the country

Portland Metropolitan Association of Building Owners and Managers (BOMA)’s Carbon4Square challenge – the first of its kind in the country – has recruited 85 office buildings totaling over 14 million square feet to assess and improve environmental performance within their operations.  Representing over 20 percent of the entire Portland metropolitan market, from downtown to Read more…

Writer and Director Commentary for “Garage”

Karl Schroeder (writer) and Sam Leinen (director/editor) talk about some of the postproduction that went into the deceptively simple spot produced in-house by Coates Kokes for Metro's Recycling Hotline. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9hDV-u9Gb3Y

Recycling Hotline TV Airs Today

Here’s the results of the latest in-house production from Coates Kokes for Metro’s Recycling Hotline. Spring cleaning time! If you live in the area, have stuff you want to recycle but aren’t sure where, how or if it is even recyclable, call the number.

Great job to everyone including Jay who had to drive to every corner of our fine city, in a U-Haul, Read more…

Portland Plan Phase TWO

The call for community input is going out for Phase TWO of Portland's 25-year plan. This set of workshops will focus on setting direction — identifying Portland's goals and choosing targets that will help us meet them. Check the St. John's Review today, the ad's in there.

Ad League Adventures

This week's bowling in Ad League was quite an exciting one! Our final game of the night ended in a combined team score of 1100, and Heather bowled a new lifetime high of 200. Please excuse the photo quality—the photographer was (understandably) excited!

503-234-3000

As recycling and disposal goes, when it doubt, call 503-234-3000. Or at least that’s the action Metro is after from the Portland area’s businesses and residents.

Living, breathing and knowledgeable staffers answer calls Monday-Saturday 8:30-5:00. What might one call about? Anything related to recycling or Read more…