Benefits Line: 503-823-6031
111 SW Columbia St., Ste 550, Portland, OR 97201
Employees with Disabilities
The City of Portland is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer and is committed to providing equitable, inclusive employment opportunities and workplaces for people with disabilities at all levels.
ADA Title I Reasonable Accommodations
The Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) of 1990 is a civil rights law that guarantees equal opportunities for people with disabilities in employment, public accommodations, transportation, telecommunications, and in accessing State and local government services.
The Bureau of Human Resources is responsible for processing reasonable accommodation requests related to Title I of the ADA, which covers workplace-related accommodations for job applicants, job candidates, interns, employees, and elected officials.
Requesting an ADA Title I Reasonable Accommodation
Requesting an ADA Title II Reasonable Accommodation
If you would like to request a reasonable accommodation so that you can access a public City service, program, or event, please contact the Office of Equity and Human Rights. They manage all requests related to Title II of the ADA, which includes State and local government services.
Disability Resources and Employment Specialist
Bureau of Human Resources
111 SW Columbia Street, Room 550
Portland, OR 97201
A 31-page booklet giving an overview of the ADA's requirements for ensuring equal opportunity for persons with disabilities.
Text of the Americans with Disabilities Act, Public Law 336 of the 101st Congress, enacted July 26, 1990.
TRS enables standard voice telephone users to talk to people who have difficulty hearing or speaking on the telephone.
Toll Free Phone Number for the Federal Relay Service and Calling Protocol
A free consulting service designed to increase the employability of people with disabilities.
Your source for information, materials, technical assistance, and training on the Americans with Disabilities Act and Accesible Information Technology in the northwest region
Listing of videos available through the NW American's with Disabilities Act (ADA) Office
Descriptions of relay services and instructions for users of TTY, Hearing Carry Over, Speech to Speech, and more
Information and Technical Assistance on the ADA