Explore zoning in an interactive map application. Search by address, read informative zone summaries, connect with the zoning code, and more.
Creating plans to preserve neighborhood character while revitalizing the central city’s most distinctive places
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.
An update to the Portland’s single-dwelling zoning rules.
An update to Portland’s Multi-Dwelling Zoning Code
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…
Adopted plans and design guidelines, policy and code, reports and more
Advancing the design quality of places citywide
Update of the 1987 Willamette Greenway Plan
Information about the state-mandated process, and the documents related to it.
Protecting and enhancing Portland's environment for today and future generations
What is BPS doing to improve housing options in Portland? Here’s a summary of projects that address the housing shortage, housing affordability, and gentrification and displacement.
This project will amend the Neighborhood Contact requirement in the Zoning Code (33.700.025).
Designation and protection of Portland’s significant historic places
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.
Supporting prosperity through long-range planning and economic research
Working with community partners to help neighborhoods and commercial areas flourish as great places to live, work, shop, learn, gather and play
Zoning code project that will develop new tools to guide the future of Portland’s historic places.
Exploring options for the Rossi, Guisto and Garre Farms properties in East Portland
The Portland and Tigard Equitable Housing Strategy is intended to bring more housing choice and opportunity to the SW corridor in anticipation of future light rail service.
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.
The project would help implement new policy direction for fossil fuel distribution and storage facilities through changes to the Zoning Code
A citywide plan for a system of off-road cycling trails and facilities in Portland
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.
How historical racist land use planning contributed to racial segregation and inequity for people of color in Portland
A project (funded by a grant from Metro) to help faith communities create affordable housing options on their properties.
Exploring future potential transit service between Montgomery Park in NW Portland and the Hollywood Town Center, and opportunities for housing and jobs in the corridor.
One of several efforts under the SW Corridor Inclusive Communities Project.
The CIC reviews and advises the way that City of Portland staff engage with the public in land use and transportation planning efforts.
Updating the requirements for adequate, secure and convenient short-term and long-term bicycle parking in new development.
An inclusive, citywide effort to guide the physical, economic, social, cultural and environmental development of Portland over the next 30 years