Skip to Main Content View Text-Only

Charter, Code and Policies

City of Portland



More Contact Info

29.35.080 Handrails and Guardrails.

Every handrail and guardrail shall be firmly fastened, and shall be maintained in good repair and sound condition capable of supporting the loads to which it is subjected, and meet the following requirement:

A.  Handrails and guardrails required by the building codes at the time of construction shall be maintained or, if removed, shall be replaced.