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Auditor Mary Hull Caballero

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Portland, OR 97204

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Council Clerk, Karla Moore-Love

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Council Agenda

The Council Agenda is the weekly list of items to come before the City Council. The agenda is available on Friday for the following week's Council meetings.

Individual items to the agenda will be linked as they become available. These items are only a convenience copy and will not reflect any changes made during Council meetings.

Written testimony on agenda items may be sent to the Councll Clerk at  cctestimony@portlandoregon.gov

Final Council documents available in Efiles: Council Records link

PORTLAND CITY COUNCIL

City Hall  –  1221 SW Fourth Avenue

Council Agenda for July 24, 2019  (printable version)

WEDNESDAY, 9:30 AM, JULY 24, 2019 

DUE TO THE ABSENCE OF TWO COUNCIL MEMBERS

EMERGENCY ITEMS WILL NOT BE CONSIDERED

AND ITEMS WILL NOT BE HEARD UNDER A CONSENT AGENDA

Communications

 685  Request of Tamara DeRidder to address Council regarding safety concerns in the neighborhood due to the lack of an assigned police officer  (Communication)

 686  Request of Ron Glanville to address Council regarding Outer Halsey Safety Project and maintenance of stop signs at NE 132nd and San Rafael  (Communication)

 687  Request of Gloria Bouchor Luzader to address Council regarding the proposed houseless village on N Richmond St in St Johns  (Communication)

 688  Request of Dee White to address Council regarding the failure of the Water Bureau to deliver safe drinking water to its customers  (Communication)

 689  Request of Portland Youth Climate Council to address Council regarding the climate crisis  (Communication)

REGULAR AGENDA

S-690  Amend Acquisition of Public Art Code to expand eligible uses of the 2% funds, explicitly prioritize underserved communities and clarify City accountability  (Second Reading Agenda 667; Ordinance introduced by Commissioners Fish and Eudaly; amend Code Chapter 5.74)

Item S-690 Approved Substitute

Mayor Ted Wheeler

Office of Management and Finance

 691  Accept Negotiated Price of $8,185,616 from James W. Fowler Co. for the construction of the Leach Upper Garden Project  (Procurement Report - RFP No. 00001241)  15 minutes requested

 692  Assess property for system development charge contracts, private plumbing loan contracts and safety net loan deferral contracts  (Second Reading Agenda 654; Z0838, K0180, T0197, W0066, Z1206, K0181, T0198, Z0839, W0067, P0159, P0160)

Commissioner Amanda Fritz

Water Bureau

 693  Authorize the Water Bureau to acquire certain property and easements necessary for construction of the Corrosion Control Improvements Project through the exercise of the City’s Eminent Domain Authority as a last resort  (Ordinance)  15 minutes requested

 694  Authorize Exchange Agreement with the USDA Forest Service to execute a land exchange in the Bull Run  (Second Reading Agenda 624)

City Auditor Mary Hull Caballero

 695  Amend City Code to update oath of office requirements  (Second Reading Agenda 664; amend Code Chapter 3.74 and Code Sections 3.20.190 and 3.20.240)

Item 695 Proposed Amendment

 696  Amend Portland Policy Documents Code to update and clarify repository procedures  (Second Reading Agenda 665; amend Code Chapter 1.07)

 697  Update City code to revise the definitions of decision or determination and administrative act for purposes of administrative appeals  (Second Reading Agenda 666; amend Code Subsections 3.130.010 A. and 22.10.010 B.)

2:00 PM  WEDNESDAY/THURSDAY JULY 24-25, 2019

DUE TO LACK OF AGENDA THERE WILL BE

 NO WEDNESDAY OR THURSDAY 2:00 PM MEETINGS

NOTE: “Time Certain” indicates that an item will not be heard by Council prior to the time specified.

Communications items are three minutes each. Regular Agenda items taking longer than five minutes have the time estimate noted next to the item.

The * indicates an emergency ordinance, which takes effect immediately if passed. Non-emergency ordinances require two readings and a 30-day waiting period before taking effect. Resolutions, reports, etc., adopted by Council are effective after adjournment.

The above summary is published by the City Auditor as provided by Section 2-113 of the Charter and Ordinance No. 130672.

Council Chambers is equipped with a sound system for the hearing impaired. Assisted listening devices are available from the Clerk.

The City of Portland will gladly accommodate requests for an interpreter or make other accommodations that further inclusivity. Please make your request at least 48 hours before the meeting to the Council Clerk 503-823-4086. (TTY 503-823-6868).

City Council meetings can be viewed at www.portlandoregon.gov/video. The meetings are also cablecast on CityNet 30, Portland Community Media television.

Mary Hull Caballero

Auditor of the City of Portland

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Testimony is taken on Resolutions and Ordinances (first reading). To testify, sign up on a testimony sheet as you enter Council Chambers on the day of the meeting. Individuals have 3 minutes to testify, unless otherwise stated at the meeting. Testimony is not taken on Communications, Second Readings, Proclamations or Presentations in accordance with Code 3.02.040 F. and G. Testimony will be taken on Reports at the Presiding Officer’s determination (Code 3.02.040 G.5). Written testimony may be emailed or mailed to the Council Clerk prior to the meeting.

To schedule a Communication, email or mail your request to the Council Clerk. Include your name, address, phone number and a brief description of the subject you will be addressing. For full details, see Testimony Policies and procedures, www.portlandoregon.gov/citycode/article/63123#2

Clerk Email: karla.moore-love@portlandoregon.gov

Council Clerk Testimony: cctestimony@portlandoregon.gov

US Mail: Council Clerk, 1221 SW Fourth Ave., Room 130, Portland OR 97204

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Declaration Required by Lobbyists. Portland City Code 2.12.060 states: Prior to offering public testimony before City officials, at the beginning of any meetings or phone calls with City officials, or in emails and letters to City officials, a lobbyist must declare which lobbying entity he or she is authorized to represent for that communication.

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Disclaimer: The official agenda including items is on file with the Council Clerk at City Hall. This online copy is for general information only. In the event of a conflict between the online copy and the official hard copy documents on file with the Council Clerk, the official hard copy shall prevail.