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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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Regulatory Improvement Program

  • Regulatory Improvement Code Amendment Project

The Regulatory Improvement Program is charged with developing projects that continually update and improve City building and land use regulations to foster desirable development. Suggestions for improving the City's development codes may be entered into the Regulatory Improvement Requests (RIR) database.

Meetings and Events

Calendar of meetings and events for all Regulatory Improvement Program projects

News and Updates

The latest news about Regulatory Improvement projects.

Past Projects and Research

Past code and research projects completed under the Regulatory Improvement banner

About the Program

About Regulatory Improvement and how to make suggestions to the program

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