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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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Multifamily – Residential Communities (5 or more units)

  • Multifamily housing is a community of five or more units

  • We make recycling easy with free signs and brochures in six different languages

  • Recycling should be located as conveniently as trash collection

One in four people in Portland live in multifamily communities which include apartments, condominiums, mobile home parks and moorages with five or more units. Property owners and managers are required to provide garbage and recycling service adequate for the number of households. Reach us at 503-823-7224 or by email with questions or requests for assistance.


Questions and Answers

All about garbage and recycling service requirements, set up options and food scrap collection

If You Live in a Multifamily Community

The information you need to recycle successfully!

Check out the Healthy Housing Handbook

A resource for creating healthier living environments for multifamily residents