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Pending City Code Changes

The online version of the City Code is updated monthly. The following ordinances are not yet reflected in the online City Code. If you have questions regarding these changes, please contact the City Auditor's Office Code Editor . 

Note:  This list does not include amendments to Title 33 Planning and Zoning which is maintained by the Bureau of Planning and Sustainability.

Pending Online City Code Changes

Authorizing Ordinance # Ordinance Title Passed by Council Effective Date
188143 Require disclosure of energy performance ratings for residential single family buildings when listed for sale to promote transparency in housing costs and reduction in local carbon emissions (Add Code Chapter 17.108) 12/14/2016 1/1/2018
188177 Amend the Official City Zoning Map, Planning and Zoning Code and Transportation System Plan to carry out Portland's 2035 Comprehensive Plan; establish a new Community Involvement Program and Committee; amend related codes, the 2035 Comprehensive Plan and Plan Map to coordinate policies and programs (Amend Code Titles 3, 17, 33 and Ordinance Nos. 165851, 177028, 187832) 
Note:  Office of Planning and Sustainability handles the online updates to Title 33.
12/21/2016 1/1/2018
(Note: Ordinance has multiple elements with different effective dates)
 188398 Revise residential solid waste and recycling collection rates and charges (Amend Chapter 17.102 by replacing Figure 6) 5/24/2017 7/1/2017
 188440 Approve Rental Rehabilitation Conditional Grant Product Guidelines (Amend Code Section 30.01.090) 6/8/2017 7/8/2017
 188477 Amend Code to allow Green Stewards to remove sediment from and plant vegetation in public green street facilities, and to discourage removal of dead plantings (Amend Code Section 17.32.070) 6/21/2017 7/21/2017
188483 Replace Code pertaining to Private For-Hire Transportation in the City (Replace Code Chapter 16.40) 6/21/2017 7/21/2017
188501 Revise Transient Lodgings Tax Code to provide Administrative subpoena authority to the Director of the Revenue Division to ensure compliance with short-term rental laws and regulations (Amend Sections 6.04.040 and 6.04.130) 7/5/2017 7/5/2017
188519 Amend relocation assistance regulations in Affordable Housing Preservation and Portland Renter Protections (Amend Code Section 30.01.085) 7/12/2017 7/12/2017

Questions about the Charter and City Code may be directed to Auditor's Code Editor

Questions about the Portland Policy Documents (PPD) may be directed to the Auditor's Policy Editor.