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Portland Housing Bureau

Solving the unmet housing needs of the people of Portland.

Phone: 503-823-2375

fax: 503-823-2387

421 SW 6th Avenue, Suite 500, Portland, OR 97204

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'American Winter' Gives Recession Human Face

On Monday night, our community will be in the national spotlight with the HBO premiere of American Winter.

'American Winter'American Winter is a powerful documentary that follows eight Portland families through the great recession. This film challenges stereotypes about poverty and restores the human face to families hurt by the recession.

The film also features analysis and solutions from Commissioner Nick Fish and our dedicated partners, 211Info, Human Solutions and Impact NW.

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American Winter HBO Premiere:

March 18, 6pm HBO East

March 18, 9pm HBO West

March 19, HBO On Demand

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