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The City of Portland, Oregon

Planning and Sustainability

Innovation. Collaboration. Practical Solutions.

Phone: 503-823-7700

Curbside Hotline: 503-823-7202

1900 SW 4th Ave, Suite 7100, Portland, OR 97201

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  • BPS Vision With partners and the community, BPS is trying to change the world…one household, one street, one neighborhood, one district at a time.

  • Portland’s 2035 Comprehensive Plan, Zoning Maps and Zoning Code pages are now available.

  • Smart City PDX Learn how Portland is using data and technology to improve people’s lives.

  • Keep recycling, Portlanders! Portland’s curbside recycling has not changed, despite recent shifts in the international recycling market. Do your part by recycling right and follow the list.

  • A new long-range plan for the Central City went into effect July 9, 2018 Central City 2035 envisions Portland’s urban core as a “center for innovation and exchange.”

  • A Better Way Forward: Portland’s Climate Action Portland’s climate action leaders talk about bold policy, benefits and the road ahead.

  • Safe, healthy, affordable places for all to live

  • 2035 Comprehensive Plan The City’s new long‐range plan will guide growth and development for the next 20 years.

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The Bureau of Planning and Sustainability (BPS) takes action to shape the future of Portland and advance climate protection for a more prosperous, healthy, equitable and resilient city now and for future generations.

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  1. Dec 17

    Holidays may affect your collection day for garbage, recycling and composting

    Sign up for weekly email reminders about your garbage, recycling and compost collection and urgent winter weather alerts.

  2. Dec 14

    City of Portland Commits to Clean Air Construction Standard

    Council voted unanimously to amend the City’s Sustainable Procurement Policy with new requirements that will reduce emissions of diesel particulate matter.

  3. Dec 13

    Recycle with confidence: Learn how to sort your plastics

    Portland doesn’t sort plastics by the numbers on the bottom – learn shapes and sizes instead!

  4. Dec 11

    BPS is looking for a new City Hall Garden Manager

    Manage the Better Together Garden at City Hall

  5. Dec 11

    Beyond the Curb: The journey of a glass bottle

    Here’s the journey a glass beer bottle takes when you recycle it.

Wanted: Dynamic new director for the Bureau of Planning and Sustainability.

Wanted: Dynamic new director for the Bureau of Planning and Sustainability.

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