On Wednesday, Dec. 2, 2015, Portland City Council voted 4-1 to accept the Planning and Sustainability Commission's recommendation on the Accessory Structures Zoning Code Update project without any amendments. The Council did not take a vote on the amendment proposed by Commissioner Fritz, keeping the package as it was initially submitted at their hearing on November 12.
The code amendments are effective 30 days after approval, which falls on January 1, 2016. The first day that the Development Services Center will be open after the effective date will be Monday January 4, 2016.
The Recommended Draft includes all of the approved changes to the zoning code.