In these neighbourhoods you'll find a mix of older homes on mature lots, large, newer, lakefront homes and homes that offer fantastic views over the city. Woodlawn boasts plenty of greenery surrounding suburban homes. These areas offer great potential in a conveniently located family oriented neighbourhoods. With lots of parks, playgrounds, ball fields, and tennis courts, there is plenty of opportunity for outdoor family activities. You'll also find plenty of nearby shops and services, including the wonderful Woodlawn library. Portland Estates and Portland Hills is a vibrant, active and diverse community in the heart of the Portland Valley. Situated between two lakes --Morris Lake and Russell Lake-- the community enjoys the best of country and city, but also recognizes how fragile the balance between environment and growth can be.