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Historically Narrow Lots

What are appropriate lot dimensions for new development on historically narrow lots? Where should these lots be allowed and how can they be better designed?

Housing Types

What is the feasibility and appropriateness of more duplexes, triplexes and accessory dwelling units (ADUs) to provide more housing options in single-dwelling zones?

Scale of Houses

Should Portland reduce allowances for the size of houses in single-dwelling zones to address community concerns about houses being too large? If so, to what extent?