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From Concept to Construction

Phone: 503-823-7300

TTY : 503-823-6868

1900 SW 4th Ave, Portland, OR 97201

Development Review Advisory Committee (DRAC)

DRAC Members

Mission

The Development Review Advisory Committee (DRAC) is a citizen advisory body, representing those with interests in the outcome of policies, budgets, regulations, and procedures that affect development review processes. The purpose of the Committee is to foster a timely, predictable and accountable development review process that implements the City's goals for land use, transportation, housing, economic development, neighborhood livability and the environment. The Committee advocates for and supports consistent and fair application and implementation of regulations.

City Code - 3.30.030 Development Review Advisory Committee

The Development Review Advisory Committee consists of seventeen members. These members are appointed by the Commissioner in Charge and confirmed by the City Council. The members are elected to provide representation of those persons concerned about planning, design and development.

 

Current members of the Development Review Advisory Committee are:
Name Membership Category Term Expires
Hermann Colas
Phil Damiano
Jeff Fish
Joe Schneider
Steven Heiteen
Kirk Olsen
Maryhelen Kincaid
Vacant
Chris Kopca
Michelle Rudd
Keith Jones
Keith Skille
Dan Gilkison
Rob Humphrey
Dana Krawczuk
Claire Carder
David Humber
Minority Contruction Contractors & Development Professionals
Environmental Conservation & Green Building
Home Builders
Large Construction Contractors
Home Remodeler
Large Developers
Citywide Neighborhood Interests
Low-Income Housing Developers
Historic Preservation
Planning & Sustainability Commission
Land Use Planning Professions
Design Professionals
Major Facilities Landowners
Small Businesses
Frequent Development Review Customers
Neighborhood Coalition Land Use Committees
Public Works Permit Customers
February 22, 2015 [1st full term]
February 29, 2016 [1st full term]
January 25, 2015 [2nd full term]
April 16, 2015 [1st full term]
January 25, 2015 [2nd full term]
December 18, 2015 [1st full term]
March 19, 2015 [1st full term] 
February 11, 2015 [2nd full term]
January 29, 2016 [1st full term]
January 25, 2015 [2nd full term]
April 16, 2015 [1st full term]
January 25, 2015 [2nd full term]
March 19, 2015 [1st full term] 
March 19, 2015 [1st full term] 
June 28, 2014 [1st full term]
October 11, 2014 [partial term]
June 28, 2014 [1st full term]
Staff Contact to Committee: Mark Fetters, 503-823-1028

How do I attend a meeting?

The DRAC meeting scheduled for Thursday, August 21st has been canceled.  The next DRAC meeting will be on Thursday, September 18th.

Meetings are held on the third Thursday of each month from 8:00 – 9:30 a.m. at 1900 SW 4th Avenue, Portland, Room 2500 B. Parking is available below the building.

How do I become a member?

Members are appointed by the City Commissioner in charge, and confirmed by the City Council.