Skip to Main Content View Text-Only

Charter, Code and Policies

City of Portland



More Contact Info

22.03.090 Continuance of Tenancy.

After issuance of a notice of hearing, and until such time as the Code Hearings Officer issues his final decision, neither the respondent(s) nor the bureau initiating the hearing shall take any action that results in the vacation of a building used for residential occupancy without the permission of the Code Hearings Officer, except that in cases where buildings are found to be imminently hazardous, the building official or Chief Fire Marshal may order the building vacated if no other means are available to eliminate the imminent hazard.