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Online Code updated August 14, 2015


The Online Code includes all Code changes effective through August 5, 2015.


Authorizing Ordinance #

Ordinance Title

Passed by Council

Effective Date


 Revise residential solid waste and recycling collection rates and charges, effective July 1, 2015 (Amend Code Chapter 17.102)

5/27/2015 7/1/2015
187165 Delegate authority for the periodic disposition of used artificial turf to the Chief Administrative Officer and approve 2014 donations of turf from Providence Park (Amend Code Chapter 5.36) 6/10/2015 7/10/2015
187174 Create Portland Utility Board to strengthen oversight functions for City water, sewer and stormwater services (Repeal and replace Code Chapter 3.123) 6/10/2015 7/31/2015
187192 Amend Seismic Design Requirements for Existing Buildings to update code references, add language to maintain minimum seismic design loads for existing buildings at current levels, revise definition of structural systems damaged by catastrophic events, provide a definition of occupant load and other previously undefined terms (Amend Code Chapter 24.85) 6/17/2015 7/17/2015
187216 Improve land use and other City regulations through the Regulatory Improvement Code Amendment Package 7 - Technical Amendments (Amend Title 11 and Title 33) 6/24/2015 7/24/2015
187231 Amend Portland Parks & Recreation smoke and tobacco-free parks policy enforcement strategy (Amend Code Section 20.12.110) 6/25/2015 7/25/2015
187261 Amend Transportation Code for Designated Parking Management Plan Districts and procedures for towing vehicles (Amend Code Chapter 16.30 and add Chapter 16.35) 7/15/2015 7/15/2015
187272 Revise Noise Regulations for pile driving (Amend Code Section 18.10.060) 7/29/2015 7/29/2015
187283 Replace the Multiple-Unit Limited Tax Exemption Program and establish annual program cap (Replace Code Chapter 3.103) 8/5/2015 8/5/2015