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The City of Portland, Oregon

Nick Fish (In Memoriam)

City of Portland Commissioner

phone: 503-823-3589


1221 S.W. 4th, Room 240, Portland, OR 97204

The Weekly Catch

Habitat moves 5 Portland families into new homes for the holidays

Jon Bell in the Portland Business Journal


Vigil invites solidarity against hate

Carlu Brosseau in The Oregonian


Vanport Mosaic Receives a Spirit of Portland Award

Vanport Mosaic Blog

Protecting our Environment

Portland City Council bans new bulk fossil fuel terminals

Ted Sickinger in The Oregonian


As Region Rejects Fossil-Fuel Infrastructure, Portland Goes a Step Further

Eric Tegethoff in the Public News Service – OR


Portland Bans New Fossil Fuel Infrastructure in Stand Against Climate Change

Zahra Hirji in the Inside Climate News

Campaign Finance

Commissioner Fish's Statement on Open and Accountable Elections Proposal

Nick Fish Blog


Portland Gives Publicly Financed Campaigns A 2nd Try

Amelia Templeton in OPB News


Portland to revive public campaigns in 2019

Jessica Floum in The Oregonian


Council approves new public campaign finance program on split vote

Jim Redden in the Portland Tribune


Commissioner Amanda Fritz is Poised to Hand Public Campaign Financing to an Office Overwhelmed by Unrelated Tasks

Rachel Monahan in Willamette Week


Portland plans public financing for city campaigns

Reid Wilson in The Hill

Affordable Housing

Controversial affordable housing plan headed for City Council vote

Jim Redden in the Portland Tribune


Portland moves forward on $51 million affordable housing deal

Jessica Floum in The Oregonian


Portland City Council Approves $51 Million Affordable Housing Plan

Colin Miner in the Portland Patch


Council considers green light for recreational marijuana deliveries

Tim Becker from KOIN 6 News


Portland’s cannabis licensing logjam could cost businesses $22M a month

Pete Danko in the Portland Business Journal

In Other News

Hall Monitor—A Dull Blade?

Dirk VanderHart in the Portland Mercury


Marijuana couriers, affordable housing, campaign financing, more this week at the City Council

Jim Redden in the Portland Tribune


YEAR-END BLITZ: City Council Just Banned New Fossil Fuel Terminals, Reformed Campaign Financing, and More

Dirk VanderHart in the Portland Mercury