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A bi-monthly publication to inform the building-design and construction community about development procedures, policies, procedures and events affecting their work with the City of Portland.
Apply for electrical, mechanical, or plumbing permits that do not require plan review.
Obtain a Cost Estimate for your Residential and Commercial Projects.
Access to BDS Permits Online for simple residential trade permits (mechanical, electrical, and plumbing) will be available through our website: www.portlandoregon.gov/bds/42781
View public notices, hearings, pre-application conferences and other public meetings.
The Portland Online Permitting (POPS) program will modernize our current permitting system into an online, enhanced customer service delivery system.
The City of Portland is committed to providing meaningful access to the benefits of municipal programs and services for all Portland residents, regardless of their proficiency in English.
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