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Meeting Agenda October 23, 2018

New Portlanders Policy Commission (NPPC) Meeting Agenda

Tuesday, October 23, 2018, 4:30 PM – 7:30 PM

City of Portland – Rose Room

Commission Co-Chairs: Sho Dozono, Dr. Baher Butti, and Maria Garcia

4:30 – 5:30      Committee Break-Out Meetings                              

•          Equity, Engagement and Entrepreneurship Committee

•          Education and Advocacy Committee


5:30 – 5:45      Conversations and Refreshments                            


5:45-7:30         Full Commission Meeting Proposed Agenda


5:45 – 5:50     

1. Call to order, roll call

2. Review and adoption of the Agenda        -ACTION ITEM

3. Approval of NPPC meeting minutes from

August 2018                                                   -ACTION ITEM

4. Approval of NPPC meeting minutes from

September 2018                                             -ACTION ITEM


5:50 – 5:55      Grounding


Old Business                                                              



5. Approval of process on requests for NPPC endorsements & partnership, letters of support                                                                                                                                                           -ACTION ITEM

6. Approval of NPPC letter to City Council to endorse Portland as a Sanctuary & Non-Profiling City -ACTION ITEM

7. Discussion & Approval of final Housing Screening Policy Proposal (Jayme)                                     -ACTION ITEM

8. Discussion on NPPC Response to ‘Public Charge’ issue; NPPC letter and/or sign on to 1200 orgs. (Linda)

9. Conflict of Interest: Attorney response regarding Commission members serving in other govt. or official roles while on NPPC (Linda)

10. Vacancies, Terms, Resignations and Recruitment Strategy Update (Baher/Linda)

11. Guidance on Commission & Elected Officials on endorsement of ballot measures (ORS. 260.432) (Linda)

12. Ad Hoc Taskforce Draft Report and Discussion (Linda/Taskforce)


6:50-7:10         Public Comment: Jason Jurjevich; Census 2020 website



New Business

 7:10-7:20         13. EC meeting with Commissioner Eudaly and her Initiative/Ideas (Jayme/Maria)                                                                                            


 7:20 – 7:29      All Committee Updates (Exec., EEE, E&A)      


7:30                 Adjourn