The climate crisis demands serious action. While the City of Portland is a leader on climate action nationally and globally, we know that we need to do more to meet emission reduction targets of 50% by 2030 and reach net-zero by 2050.
The City of Portland is considering policies to regulate surveillance technologies in 2020. This post describes facial recognition and why city governments are considering regulation.
Smart City PDX is coordinating the development of draft policies addressing the use of public and private facial recognition technologies for future consideration by Portland City Council.