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The City of Portland, Oregon

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Phone: 503-823-7300


1900 SW 4th Ave, Portland, OR 97201

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City of Portland and Measure 49

Eligible Claims under M49

  • New claims may be filed against the City for land use regulations passed after January 1, 2007 which "restrict" the residential use and reduce the fair market value of the properties. Industrial, commercial and billboard claims are no longer eligible.
  • Measure 49 Claims must be filed within five years of passage of the challenged land use regulation.
  • Claimants must submit an appraisal meeting the requirements of M49 proving that the regulation reduced the fair market value of the property.
  • See full text of Measure 49

Unincorporated Multnomah Co. Claims

Unincorporated Multnohmah Co. claims for sites in Unincorporated Multnomah County will not be accepted by the City and must be submitted directly to Multnomah County. 

Contact Information

Matt Wickstrom, Measure 49 Staff | Phone: (503) 823-6825 | Fax: (503) 823-5630.