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Max Light Rail has replaced Hotel Shuttle Service effective 11/18/02

Hotel Shuttle will operate on a limited basis on Thursday between noon and 11 PM for arrivals, and on Sunday morning for departures.

MAX lightrail picks up directly outside of baggage claim and drops off at the Holladay Park/Lloyd Center stop which is 1/2 block away from the hotel. The cost is $1.55 per trip. During the phase out period of the hotel shuttle service, the DoubleTree Lloyd Center Hotel will provide the following limited airport pick-up schedule to NARPA Conference attendees: Thursday November 21 from 12:00pm - 5:00pm every hour and from 5:00pm - 11:00pm every half hour. Please direct all questions regarding this change to the hotel.

The NARPA 2002 Conference begins on the evening of November 21 (Thursday) and ends at noon on November 24 (Sunday).

DoubleTree Lloyd Center Hotel, Portland, Oregon
Dial Direct: (503) 281-6111 or 1-800-222-8733

The DoubleTree Lloyd Center Hotel is located just minutes from the heart of the beautiful city of Portland, Oregon, and only 15 minutes from the airport. Portland is located in the scenic Northwest with beautiful Mt. Hood, Mt. St. Helens, and the Columbia River Gorge located nearby.

The high-rise hotel is within walking distance of the Oregon Convention Center and steps from the MAX Light Rail System for easy travel throughout the city. It is across the street from the Lloyd Center Mall, Oregon's largest mall with over 200 stores, 18 movie theaters, and an ice skating rink. With no sales tax, Oregon is the perfect place to do your holiday shopping. The hotel has a free exercise room open 24 hours a day for hotel guests. A coffee garden, Mexican restaurant, and Cantina Bar are open for your dining pleasure.

Guest room NARPA 2002 Conference Package Discount Rates at the Doubletree Lloyd Center Hotel are $79 for single/double, with a charge of $15 per person per room for triple and quadruple. The hotel provides complimentary shuttle service to and from the Portland airport, As of November 18, 2002, the hotel will no longer be operating their complimentary shuttle service. However, MAX light rail runs directly from the airport to the hotel. MAX lightrail picks up directly outside of baggage claim and drops off at the Holladay Park/Lloyd Center stop which is 1/2 block away from the hotel. The cost is $1.55 per trip..

Please register early and directly with the hotel. Rooms will be held only until November 13, 2002. After this date, guest rooms will be released to the general public. Please make reference to the NARPA Conference when making your reservations.

Northwest/KLM and Frontier Airlines are the preferred/official airlines for NARPA 2002, and both offer special discounted airfares to the conference. Please refer to WorldFile NY583 if you choose Northwest/KLM, which offers several convenient options for placing reservations. If you choose to book with Frontier Airlines, please call 1-800-908-9068 and refer to Shell Number MC0-436 to access the discount and place your reservations.

Note: Registration Information updated on November 15, 2002.

Please send your completed registration form by email to, and bring your payment with you to the on-site registration area.

Make money order or check from agency or organization payable to NARPA (U.S. Currency only). No personal checks or credit cards are accepted for on-site payment.

Please list name, address and phone number as you want it to appear in the conference packet.


Name: _____________________________________________________________

[Organization:] ______________________________________________________

Address: ____________________________________________________________


Telephone: ____________________ E-mail: _______________________________

_____ Please send information re our display space policies.

_____ I prefer vegetarian meals.

If you need a special accommodation or if you have a special circumstance of which conference personnel should be aware please describe here:

Conference Fees:

Full Conference fee after October 21 is $310, and includes a complimentary one year NARPA membership for non-members. Members who have joined NARPA or renewed their membership at any time during 2002 receive a $35 membership discount. People who joined NARPA at last year's conference are NOT entitled to this discount, and must renew their membership at the door if they have taken this discount in error. Fee does not include room reservations, which must be made directly with the DoubleTree Hotel. Fee includes two lunches (Fri and Sat), Thursday opening reception/buffet, and three continental breakfasts.

$_____Full Conference - $310

$_____Single Date Registration

___ Thursday - $55         ___ Friday - $110

___ Saturday - $110        ___ Sunday - $55

$_____ Please reserve _____ display table(s) ($50 per table with full registration fee. Partial table by special arrangement. NARPA reserves the right to refuse to display items which we find unacceptable, but does not necessarily endorse items which are displayed.)

$(_____)Membership Discount - deduct $35 if you have joined NARPA or renewed your individual NARPA membership after January 1, 2002

$ _____Total Enclosed

Make money order or check from agency or organization payable to NARPA (U.S. currency only) and bring it with you to registration. NARPA is unable to accept payment via credit card or personal check at the door.

Note: All cancellations made after October 21 will be subject to a $50 processing fee.

Make your hotel reservations directly with the DoubleTree Lloyd Center Hotel at (503) 281-6111 or (800) 222-8733. Reserve before November 7, 2002, and mention NARPA for the special conference rate ($79 for single/double, with a charge of $15 per person per room for triple and quadruple). Rooms will be held only until November 7, 2002.

Sponsored by the National Association for Rights Protection and Advocacy - (516) 944-3533

Please be considerate of chemically sensitive people. We ask that you smoke only in designated areas and wear non-perfumed items to the conference.

Conference discount on airfares from Northwest/KLM

Discount on airfares from Frontier Airlines

NARPA 2002 Registration form in PDF (Adobe Acrobat) format (96K download)

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