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The City of Portland, Oregon

Planning and Sustainability

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Phone: 503-823-7700

Curbside Hotline: 503-823-7202

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

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Construction Debris Resources

Additional information on construction and demolition debris management and green building in general. These resources can help you learn more about the benefits and strategies of material management. You can also explore background documents that shape current policy and programs.

Archaeological Sites

What to do if you find artifacts during construction or deconstruction

Alternatives to Traditional Demolition

Consider renovation, relocation and reuse before demolishing a building

Program History

History of construction and demolition debris recycling program and requirements

Related Links

Additional information about green building and construction debris management

Right-of-way Permits

Permits for temporary use of parking spaces, sidewalk or travel lanes

Benefits of Managing Debris

Recycling and reuse of buildings and materials can yield significant economic and environmental benefits