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The City of Portland, Oregon

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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  • BPS Vision With partners and the community, BPS is trying to change the world…one household, one street, one neighborhood, one district at a time.

  • Portland’s 2035 Comprehensive Plan, Zoning Maps and Zoning Code pages are now available.

  • Smart City PDX Learn how Portland is using data and technology to improve people’s lives.

  • Keep recycling, Portlanders! Portland’s curbside recycling has not changed, despite recent shifts in the international recycling market. Do your part by recycling right and follow the list.

  • A new long-range plan for the Central City is on its way to City Council Central City 2035 envisions Portland’s urban core as a “center for innovation and exchange.”

  • A Better Way Forward: Portland’s Climate Action Portland’s climate action leaders talk about bold policy, benefits and the road ahead.

  • Safe, healthy, affordable places for all to live

  • 2035 Comprehensive Plan The City’s new long‐range plan will guide growth and development for the next 20 years.

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The Bureau of Planning and Sustainability (BPS) takes action to shape the future of Portland and advance climate protection for a more prosperous, healthy, equitable and resilient city now and for future generations.

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  1. Sep 20

    Smart City PDX team shares insights on designing open data projects that serve all Portlanders

    Smart City project goal: Make Portland a place where data and technology are used more efficiently to improve lives, especially for those Portlanders in underserved communities.

  2. Sep 18

    Planning and Sustainability Commission directs Residential Infill Project staff to revise RIP proposals to reflect their amendments

    Commissioners felt the initial proposals didn’t go far enough to address the housing shortage in Portland.

  3. Sep 18

    Helping Portlanders reduce single-use plastics

    Community survey available in multiple languages; response deadline extended to October 1.

  4. Sep 14

    PSC News: September 25, 2018 Meeting Information

    SW Corridor Locally Preferred Alternative — Briefing; Better Housing by Design — Work Session

  5. Sep 6

    Equitable housing strategy for the SW Corridor moves forward

    Advisory group and Tigard City Council give thumbs up for the strategy to preserve and create more affordable housing in the corridor.

BPS is pleased to share our 2018-2020 Strategic Plan.

BPS is pleased to share our 2018-2020 Strategic Plan.


  • Come work with us! BPS is looking for a Strategic Communications Director (Public Information Manager). Deadline to… 1 day ago
  • Save the Date for the inaugural Sustainable Building Week kicking off October 8th! Hear from the best & brightest b… 2 days ago
  • RT @Thad_Miller: Congratulations to Michele Crim, the new Chief Sustainability Officer for @PortlandBPS! I can't think of anyone better to… 3 days ago
  • RT @sustainablepdx: Do you have ideas about how to reduce single-use plastic food service ware in Portland? Please take a minute to take a… 3 days ago
  • RT @PDX_OMF: Portland has Oregon’s highest diesel particulate levels! Knowing this, OMF’s Procurement division and @PortlandBPS will be joi… 3 days ago