Through partnerships and collaboration, BPS develops innovative and practical solutions to create and enhance a prosperous, educated, healthy and equitable city.
Portland's long-range plan to guide development, investment and decision-making in the City.
Portland's long-term plan to guide development and decision-making in the Central City.
Advises City Council on the City of Portland's long-range goals, policies and programs for land use
An update to the Portland’s single-dwelling zoning rules.
Advancing the design quality of places citywide
Working with community partners to help neighborhoods and commercial areas flourish as great places to live, work, shop, learn, gather and play
Update of the 1987 Willamette Greenway Plan
Protecting and enhancing Portland's environment for today and future generations
The Regulatory Improvement program seeks to continuously enhance the City's development codes and processes
Citywide adopted plans, business associations, Comp Plan designation, FAR and maximum heights, historic resources, neighborhood associations, zoning map, annexations, and urban service boundary maps, more…
The project would help implement new policy direction for fossil fuel distribution and storage facilities through changes to the Zoning Code
Project to provide more land use flexibility in the siting of mass shelters, short-term and affordable housing.
Supporting prosperity through long-range planning and economic research
This project will implement the Inclusionary Zoning ordinance that mandates the provision of affordable housing units in new developments.
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.
This project will amend the maximum height limit on Block 8, Portland, to accommodate a new County Central Courthouse.
The Brooklyn Station Area project is providing detailed planning for the Rhine and Holgate station areas on the new Portland-Milwaukie light rail line. This process builds on the work completed through the Inner SE Station Areas process.
Proposal to amend zoning code to allow propane to be transported through the environmental overlay zone on Port of Portland Terminal 6.
An inclusive, citywide effort to guide the physical, economic, social, cultural and environmental development of Portland over the next 30 years