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Portland Utility Review Board (PURB)

  • Portland Water Bureau Providing the highest quality water, customer service and stewardship of the critical infrastructure, fiscal, and natural resources entrusted to our care.

  • Bureau of Environmental Services Operating and maintaining wastewater and stormwater collection and treatment facilities.

  • Bureau of Planning and Sustainability Regular services includes weekly compost and recycling pickup, and every other week garbage collection.

  • Portland Water Bureau Enhancing public health and safety and contributing to the economic viability and livability of the Portland metropolitan region.

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

  • Bureau of Environmental Services Protecting public health, water quality and the environment by providing sewage and stormwater collection and treatment services for the Portland community.

The Portland Utility Review Board envisions a community that supports and provides affordable, reliable and environmentally sensitive utility services. The mission of the Portland Utility Review Board is to provide equitable, reasonable and balanced representation of the community when advising the Mayor and the City Council on water, sewer, stormwater and solid waste financial plans and rates.