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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

Final Council documents available in Efiles: Council Records link


City Hall  –  1221 SW Fourth Avenue

Council Agenda for February 26, 2020 (printable version)


Due to the absence of a Council member

and Commissioner Position No. 2 being vacant

emergency items will not be considered

and items will not be heard under a Consent Agenda


 158  Request of Mark Reynolds to address Council regarding homeless camping, drug sales and use, prostitution  (Communication)

 159  Request of Kate Wilkinson to address Council regarding homelessness and its effect on the neighborhood  (Communication)

 160  Request of Daniel Hoffman to address Council regarding Housing First and propose a viable alternative solution to the homeless crisis called Elevator Economics Theory  (Communication)

 161  Request of Diana Gutman to address Council regarding making Oregon a safer place for survivors of violence and abuse  (Communication)

 162  Request of Gloria Bouchor Luzader to address Council regarding houseless pod village on N Richmond Ave in St Johns  (Communication)


 163  TIME CERTAIN: 9:45 AM – Accept the Providence Park Comprehensive Transportation Management Plan 2019 Season Report  (Report introduced by Mayor Wheeler)  30 minutes requested

 164  TIME CERTAIN: 10:15 AM – Accept the Residential Demolition Ordinance Report from the Bureau of Development Services and the Development Review Advisory Committee  (Report introduced by Mayor Wheeler)  35 minutes requested

 165  TIME CERTAIN: 10:50 AM – Consider removal of a condition of approval imposed by prior Comprehensive Plan Map and Zoning Map Amendment ordinance at the request of Allison Reynolds of Stoel Rives, LLP and the recommendation from the Hearings Officer for property at 1710 NE Multnomah St  (Previous Agenda 151; Findings introduced by Mayor Wheeler; LU 19-223221 CP ZC)  5 minutes requested for items 165 and 166

Item 165 Decision of Hearings Officer

Item 165 Findings and Conclusions

Item 165 Hearing Notice

 166  Remove a condition of approval imposed by a prior Comprehensive Plan Map and Zoning Map Amendment ordinance for property at 1710 NE Multnomah St at the request of Allison Reynolds, Stoel Rives, LLP  (Second Reading Agenda 152; Ordinance introduced by Mayor Wheeler; LU 19-223221 CP ZC)


Mayor Ted Wheeler

Bureau of Environmental Services

 167  Amend contract with HDR Engineering, Inc. for additional construction support services for the Columbia Boulevard Wastewater Treatment Plant Renewable Natural Gas Facility Project No. E10033 for $229,000  (Ordinance; amend Contract No. 30003218)  10 minutes requested

 168  Amend contract with McClure and Sons, Inc. for additional compensation to complete additional contract work due to design modifications and changed conditions for the Columbia Boulevard Wastewater Treatment Plant Renewable Natural Gas Facility Project No. E10033 for $4,452,012  (Ordinance; amend Contract No. 30006166)  10 minutes requested

Bureau of Police

 169  Authorize a competitive solicitation and contract award for the replacement of the Regional Automated Pawn and secondhand Information Database system software  (Second Reading Agenda 155)

Office of Management and Finance

 170  Authorize an Intergovernmental Agreement between Bureau of Revenue and Financial Services-Procurement Services, Multnomah County, Washington County, Metro and the Port of Portland for the development and administration of the regional Clean Air Construction Program for approximately $136,000 annually for seven years  (Ordinance)  15 minutes requested


 171  TIME CERTAIN: 2:00 PM – Accept report on the Bureau of Planning and Sustainability Zero Cities Project  (Report introduced by Mayor Wheeler)  40 minutes requested

THURSDAY, 2:00 PM, FEBRUARY 27, 2020



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 72 hours before the meeting to the Council Clerk 503-823-4086. (TTY 503-823-6868).

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Mary Hull Caballero

Auditor of the City of Portland

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, contact information, preferred date and a brief description of the subject you will be addressing. For full details, see testimony policies and procedures,

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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.