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Development Services

From Concept to Construction

Phone: 503-823-7300

TTY : 503-823-6868

1900 SW 4th Ave, Portland, OR 97201

Resource/Records Counter

The Resource/Records counter provides access to a variety of building records, publications, maps and other construction related information.  At the Resource/Records counter you can research permit and construction information, use the self-service information center, and purchase building and land use related documents.
The Resource/Records counter is located in the Development Services Center. The Resource/Records staff can be contacted at (503) 823-7660.
More information on how to  Research a Property.

Self Service Information Center at the Resource/Records Counter

Computers are available for customers to use to view TRACS, the City permitting database, Garth, the City GIS system, and PortlandMaps. Code, map and permit information is also available to be viewed in the Development Service Center.
Information available includes:
  • Building Code books, historic to current
  • Zoning Code books, historic to current
  • Flood Plain Maps
  • Daily list of issued permits

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