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The City of Portland, Oregon

Nick Fish

Commissioner, City of Portland

phone: 503-823-3589

Email: nick@portlandoregon.gov

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

KATU News

 

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)