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The City of Portland, Oregon

Development Services

From Concept to Construction

Phone: 503-823-7300

Email: bds@portlandoregon.gov

1900 SW 4th Ave, Portland, OR 97201

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Public Hearings

A final staff report will be published at the end of July, 2020. Following that, there will series of briefings and hearings scheduled with the Planning and Sustainability Commission, the Urban Forestry Commission, and the Portland City Council, before Portland City Council votes on recommended code changes. You can testify on the proposals orally or in writing.

August 11, 2020: Planning and Sustainability Commission Briefing. This is an opportunity for staff to brief the Commission on the staff report and proposals in advance of the public hearing. The briefing is open to the public, but no public testimony will be taken.

August 20, 2020: Urban Forestry Commission Briefing. on Aug. 20. This is an opportunity for staff to brief the Commission on the staff report and proposals in advance of the pubic hearing. The briefing is open to the public, but no public testimony will be taken.

August 25, 2020 (Tentative): Planning and Sustainability Commission and Urban Forestry Commission joint public hearing. Public testimony will be heard at this joint hearing.

September 17, 2020: Urban Forestry Commission meeting and vote on recommendation. No public testimony is planned.

September 22, 2020: Planning and Sustainability Commission meeting and vote on recommendation. No public testimony is planned.

October, 2020 (date to be determined): Portland City Council public hearing.