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In addition to open houses, an online open house and questionnaire will offer community members another chance to learn about the project and give staff feedback
The Residential Infill Project is exploring ways to adapt Portland’s single-dwelling zoning rules to meet the needs of current and future generations. From June 15 to August 15, the public is invited to review draft proposals that will influence proposals delivered to City Council in fall 2016.
In response to community concerns about demolitions and the scale of new homes, as well as the supply of housing in Portland, RIP project staff and the Stakeholder Advisory Committee (SAC) have developed proposals that address three topics:
Open Houses: In Person and Online
Staff will hold a series of open houses around the city. The presentations and format at all locations will be the same. Please come to learn about the project, review the proposals, ask questions and share your feedback.
Multnomah Arts Center
7688 SW Capitol Highway
Wednesday, June 15, 6:30 – 8:30 p.m.
*Tri-met: Bus #44
5441 SE Belmont St., Copeland Commons
Tuesday, June 28, 6:30 – 8:30 p.m.
*Tri-met: Bus #15 and 71
Historic Kenton Firehouse
8105 N. Brandon Ave.
Wednesday, July 6, 6:30 – 8:30 p.m.
*Tri-met: Bus #4 and MAX Yellow Line
East Portland Neighborhood Office
1017 NE 117th Ave.
Wednesday, July 13, 6:30 – 8:00 p.m.
*Tri-met: Bus #25, 71 and 77
German American Society
5626 NE Alameda St. (at Sandy Blvd)
Thursday, July 14, 6:30 – 8:30 p.m.
*Tri-met: Bus #12 and 71
8210 SE 13th Avenue
Saturday, July 30, 10:00 am- 12:00 pm
*Tri-Met: Bus #70
This open house is hosted by United Neighborhoods for Reform.
*Visit TriMet’s Trip Planner at http://trimet.org/#/planner to plan your route.
An online open house and questionnaire will also offer Portlanders a chance to learn about the project and provide comments on the proposals.
(subject to change; check website closer to date)
|June 15 – August 15||Public review of draft proposals|
|August/September||Summarize public comment and revise proposals|
|October 3||Publish staff recommendations to City Council|
|October 25||Planning and Sustainability Commission briefing (tentative)|
|November 9||City Council hearing(s) (tentative); provide direction for code language|
|Winter 2016||Begin working on code language|
|Summer 2017||Publish draft code language; public review|
|Fall 2017||PSC and City Council hearings; adopt code language|
For more information, visit the project website at www.portlandoregon.gov/bps/infill
Julia Gisler, Public Involvement
Morgan Tracy, Project Manager
Or email project staff at: firstname.lastname@example.org
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