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Since then, over $6M has gone toward street infrastructure improvements; DUII training; drug rehabilitation; small business support, economic opportunity, and technical assistance for business owners from communities disproportionately impacted by cannabis prohibition; record-clearing; and other efforts.
For more information about the past, present, and future of Portland's local cannabis tax, please click here to read Timeline, Report, and Plan: Portland's Local Cannabis Tax, prepared by the City of Portland's Cannabis Program.
The report includes information about the original ballot measure that authorized Portland's 3% local cannabis tax, the decisions that were made in 2017 and 2018, recommendations for how Portland's local cannabis tax ought to be approached moving forward, more detail about this year's Social Equity Grants, and more.
In FY 2017-18, the City awarded $500k in Social Equity Grants that were administered by Prosper Portland and the City of Portland's Grants Office. To learn more about these efforts, please click here.
In fiscal year (FY) 2018-19, there was about $3.6M in revenue available for those efforts:
Our goals for future allocation of the City of Portland’s local cannabis tax revenue are the following:
The Cannabis Program will maintain this page (portlandoregon.gov/CannabisTax) so that all information about the past, present, and future Portland's cannabis tax can be in one place, and with a point of contact.
Want to know more or get involved? Keep checking here (portlandoregon.gov/CannabisTax), or contact Kimie Ueoka, Policy Coordinator for the City of Portland's Cannabis Program, at Kimie.Ueoka@portlandoregon.gov or 503-823-2094.