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The City of Portland, Oregon

Planning and Sustainability

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Planning

  • New! Interactive zoning app Explore zoning in an interactive map application. Search by address, read informative zone summaries, connect with the zoning code, and more.

  • Central City 2035 Creating plans to preserve neighborhood character while revitalizing the central city’s most distinctive places

2035 Comprehensive Plan

Portland's long-range plan to guide development, investment and decision-making in the City.

Housing Opportunity Initiative

The HOI is a “package” of two zoning projects (Residential Infill Project and Better Housing by Design) and a newly formed anti-displacement plan that address the issue of housing access and affordability for Portlanders.

Environmental Overlay Zone Map Correction Project

The purpose of the Environmental Overlay Zone Map Correction Project is to synchronize the location of the overlay zones with the location of existing natural resources identified in the Natural Resources Inventory.

SW Corridor Inclusive Communities Project

An ongoing multi-year effort to ensure that investments in a new light rail line in SW also result in housing and jobs for people of all ages, origins, incomes and abilities.

Fossil Fuel Terminal Zoning Amendments

The project would help implement new policy direction for fossil fuel distribution and storage facilities through changes to the Zoning Code

Economic Development Planning

Supporting prosperity through long-range planning and economic research

Powell-Division Transit and Development Project

The Powell-Division Transit and Development Project (Powell-Division) is intended to bring new regional transit and supporting development to Southeast Portland, East Portland and Gresham in five to seven years.

District Liaison Program

Working with community partners to help neighborhoods and commercial areas flourish as great places to live, work, shop, learn, gather and play

The 82nd Ave Study: Understanding Barriers to Development

A City of Portland-led project that aims to better understand the barriers to development in the corridor.

Expanding Opportunities for Affordable Housing

A project (funded by a grant from Metro) to help faith communities create affordable housing options on their properties.

Bicycle Parking Code Update

Updating the requirements for adequate, secure and convenient short-term and long-term bicycle parking in new development.

The Portland Plan

An inclusive, citywide effort to guide the physical, economic, social, cultural and environmental development of Portland over the next 30 years