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Planning and Sustainability

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Planning

Through partnerships and collaboration, BPS develops innovative and practical solutions to create and enhance a prosperous, educated, healthy and equitable city.


District Liaison Program

Working with community partners to help neighborhoods and commercial areas flourish as great places to live, work, shop, learn, gather and play

Planning and Sustainability Commission

Advises City Council on the City of Portland's long-range goals, policies and programs for land use

Environmental Planning

Protecting and enhancing Portland's environment for today and future generations

Fossil Fuel Terminal Zoning Amendments

The project would help implement new policy direction for fossil fuel distribution and storage facilities through changes to the Zoning Code

Powell-Division Transit and Development Project

The Powell-Division Transit and Development Project (Powell-Division) is intended to bring new regional transit and supporting development to Southeast Portland, East Portland and Gresham in five to seven years.

Mass Shelter and Housing Zoning Code Update

Project to provide more land use flexibility in the siting of mass shelters, short-term and affordable housing.

Economic Development Planning

Supporting prosperity through long-range planning and economic research

Brooklyn Station Areas

The Brooklyn Station Area project is providing detailed planning for the Rhine and Holgate station areas on the new Portland-Milwaukie light rail line. This process builds on the work completed through the Inner SE Station Areas process.

Inclusionary Housing Zoning Code Project

This project will implement the Inclusionary Zoning ordinance that mandates the provision of affordable housing units in new developments.

Multnomah County Central Courthouse Project

This project will amend the maximum height limit on Block 8, Portland, to accommodate a new County Central Courthouse.

The Portland Plan

An inclusive, citywide effort to guide the physical, economic, social, cultural and environmental development of Portland over the next 30 years