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The City of Portland, Oregon

Development Services

From Concept to Construction

Phone: 503-823-7300


1900 SW 4th Ave, Portland, OR 97201

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Metro Reports


New metro reports have moved! Beginning in October 2021, new metro reports live in Portland Maps Reports. Once in Portland Maps Reports, click "Building" from the reports menu to choose a metro report type.


You can sort, filter and search using any of the information in the metro reports. And, you can quickly run reports based on your searches. Learn more at Portland Maps Reports- Building.


Older metro reports (from 2016-2021) are stored in PDFs here.


The Bureau of Development Services’ Metro Reports provide lists of building permit applications, issued building permits and land use review intakes. The reports are separated by permit type: Commercial, Residential, and Other (Facility, Manufactured Dwelling, Site Development, and Zoning permits). The Metro Reports are published on a weekly and monthly basis.

Metro reports provide some or all of the following information:

  • Permit number
  • Site address
  • Work proposed
  • Type of use
  • Occupancy
  • Number of units
  • Description of work
  • Valuation
  • Application date
  • Issue date
  • Permit status
  • Construction type
  • Square footage
  • Applicant, Owner, & Contractor information

Use the links to the left to view or download the reports.