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Planning and Sustainability

Innovation. Collaboration. Practical Solutions.

Phone: 503-823-7700

Curbside Hotline: 503-823-7202

1900 SW 4th Ave, Suite 7100, Portland, OR 97201

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Who We Are

  • Staff at the Bureau of Planning and Sustainability

The Portland Bureau of Planning and Sustainability (BPS) develops creative and practical solutions to enhance Portland’s livability, preserve distinctive places and plan for a resilient future.

BPS collaborates with community partners to provide:

  • Comprehensive land use, neighborhood, district, economic, historic and environmental planning, and urban design.
  • Research, policy and technical services to advance green building, energy efficiency and the use of solar and renewable energy, waste prevention, composting and recycling, and a sustainable food system.
  • Policy and actions to address climate change.

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BPS Budget

Information and documents about BPS’ budget and budget development

Bureau of Planning and Sustainability 2014-2016 Strategic Plan

Read about the bureau's mission, values, goals and program objectives on issues as far ranging as comprehensive, strategic and neighborhood planning to waste reduction, recycling, food, energy efficiency and solar technologies