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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

Commissioner Fish Statement

Man In Custody After Hit-And-Run Leaves 3 Women Injured In Downtown Portland

Max Barr in KGW News


Ceremony to Honor Victims of MAX Stabbing Attack

Jim Redden in the Portland Tribune

Utility Financial Assistance

Helping Cost-Burdened Renters Pay Their Utilities

Nick Fish Blog


Portland Utility Bureaus Will Help Renters at Risk of Eviction

Amelia Templeton in OPB News

RACC Audit

Reviewing Our Partnership With RACC

Nick Fish Blog


Portland Auditor: Clearer Goals, Strong Leadership, Better Results

RACC Pressroom


Audit: Regional Arts and Culture Council Needs Oversight

April Baer in OPB News


Audit Uncovers Oversight Problems with Regional Arts and Culture Council

Kelly Kenoyer in the Portland Mercury


The Way Forward? Portland's Regional Arts Agency Seeks Direction

April Baer in OPB News


A Convenient Time to Reset City's Arts Strategy: Editorial

The Oregonian Editorial Board


Audit Faults City Oversight of Arts Spending

Jim Redden in the Portland Tribune


Local Arts Council Needs Spending Oversight, Portland Auditors Say

Gordon R. Friedman in The Oregonian


Audit Critical of Arts Tax Beneficiary RACC

Kohr Harlan and KOIN 6 News

TNC Wage Board

Protecting TNC Drivers and Consumers

Nick Fish Blog


Regulating Ride Hailing Companies

OPB's Think Out Loud featuring Commissioner Fish


Portland City Council Approves Resolution on The Rights of Uber Drivers

Don McIntosh in the NW Labor Press


Portland City Council Endorses New Worker Board for Uber, Lyft Drivers

Steve Law in the Portland Tribune

Vanport Mosaic Festival

City Honors Vanport And the Vanport Mosaic Festival

Nick Fish Blog


City of Portland Mayor's Proclamation for Vanport Day of Remembrance

Vanport Mosaic Festival Blog


Share Your Stories of The Vanport Flood

The Oregonian Editorial Board

Affordable Housing / Short-Term Rentals

Metro Increases Proposed Bond to Build Affordable Housing to $652 Million

Elise Herron in Willamette Week


Portland Mayor Proposes a $1.2 Million Tax on Airbnb and Its Competitors to Fund Home Ownership for Displaced Families

Rachel Monahan in Willamette Week


Another Possible Use for Portland’s New Million-Dollar Airbnb Tax? Social Services for Housing

Rachel Monahan in Willamette Week


Portland's Mayor Wants to Tax Airbnb, Its Competitors & Hosts

Maggie Vespa in KGW News


Portland Mayor Pitches $4 Per Night Tax on Short-Term Rentals to Fund Housing Budget



Restive Short-Term-Rental Hosts Unite, Form Trade Group

Steve Law in the Portland Tribune

In Other News

Art and Infrastructure: Student Artists Bring the Story of Portland’s Water System to Life

The Portland Water Blog


Why Is All That Water Pouring into The Street?

The Portland Water Blog


Green Street Stewards Make a Difference!

BES City Green Blog


Here’s Why a Plan to Ease the Housing Crisis Is Making Portland Homeowners Flip Their Lids

Rachel Monahan in Willamette Week


Your Complete Guide to the 2018 Portland Rose Festival

Eder Campuzano in The Oregonian


Peep the Library's Photo Archive of Portland's Black Community

Alex Zielinski in the Portland Mercury


After-Parade Fair Delights Neighbors

East Portland News


Proposed Seismic Mandate Has Portland Building Owners Quaking

Jon Bell in the Portland Business Journal (Subscriber Content)