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5.74.010 Purpose.

(Amended by Ordinance No. 189611, effective August 23, 2019.)  It is the purpose of this Chapter and the policy of the City of Portland to dedicate two percent of the total Eligible Costs or two percent of the total Eligible Funds of all Improvement Projects (whichever is less) to Public Art.  Public Art contributes to experiences that enrich the social, physical and cultural environment of Portland and promotes dialogue among people of all ages and backgrounds. This Chapter shall be implemented in a manner that benefits all Portlanders, including historically underserved communities and neighborhoods.