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Development Services

From Concept to Construction

Phone: 503-823-7300


1900 SW 4th Ave, Portland, OR 97201

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BDS Workload Measures at a Glance (2011 - 2016)

The following graphs demonstrate the increase in workload the Bureau of Development Services has experienced over the last six years. Customer visits to the Development Service Center, zoning hotline inquiries, and building permit activity show a steady increase, land use review applications received show an upward trend, and the enforcement workload remains steady. In the graphs below, annual workload totals are included above each bar, with the percent change per year shown inside each bar.

BDS Workload Measures at a Glance