On Wednesday, March 14, the Portland City Council held a public hearing on the Recommended Draft of the Map Refinement Project. Over 30 people testified in person.
Council extended the deadline for written testimony until 8:00 a.m. on Monday, March 19, 2018. Testifiers may submit their testimony via the Map App, email or in person.
- Map App
- Email: firstname.lastname@example.org; include “Map Refinement Project Testimony” in the subject line
- In person: Portland City Council c/o Bureau of Planning and Sustainability, 1900 SW 4th Ave., Suite 7100, Portland, Oregon 97201 Attn: Map Refinement Project
Review Testimony as it comes in
Community members can view all testimony as it comes in via the online Testimony Reader.
The next City Council session on the Map Refinement Project is scheduled for April 4, 2018 at 2:15 p.m. Commissioners may introduce new amendments based on public testimony. A final vote on the Map Refinement Project is anticipated on May 24, 2018. The map changes will go into effect on May 24, 2018.
The Map Refinement Project is evaluating and amending the Comprehensive Plan Map and/or the Zoning Map designations for a limited number of sites or small areas across the city, based on consistency with the recently adopted 2035 Comprehensive Plan.
For more information on this project visit: https://www.portlandoregon.gov/bps/73388