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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

Portland Pride Takes Center Stage This Weekend, Organizers Take Strides Toward Safe Events



Keeping the Independence in Portland’s Budget Office: Laura Gunderson

Laura Gunderson in The Oregonian

Harvey Milk Street

Portland Leaders Rename Downtown Street for Harvey Milk

Anna Griffin in OPB News


Goodbye Southwest Stark Street, It’s Harvey Milk Street Now

Elise Herron in Willamette Week


‘Another Step Forward’: Southwest Stark Will Become Harvey Milk Street

Andrew Theen in The Oregonian


City Votes to Rename SW Stark for Harvey Milk

KOIN 6 News


Portland City Council Votes on Renaming Section of SW Stark After Harvey Milk



Street in Downtown Portland To Be Renamed After LGBT Icon

Fox 12 News

Short-Term Rentals

Airbnb Recruits Its Portland Hosts to Lobby Against New Lodging Taxes

Rachel Monahan in Willamette Week


City Set to Levy Two New Fees on Airbnb, HomeAway Rentals

Steve Law in the Portland Tribune


Portland Weighs New Fees on Airbnb-Style Rentals

Elliot Njus in The Oregonian


City Council Hears from Public on Proposed Short-Term Rental Tax

KATU News    

Unreinforced Masonry

City Council Moves Forward in Regulating Portland's Dangerous Brick Buildings

Kelly Kenoyer in the Portland Mercury


Portland To Require Older Masonry Buildings to Meet New Quake Standards

KGW News


Quake Expert: Portland Needs to Shake Up Seismic Retrofits

Nick Budnick in the Portland Tribune


Portland City Council delays seismic retrofit requirements (Subscriber Content)

Chuck Slothower in DJC Oregon


New Online Services: Set Up Payment Arrangements and More

The Portland Water Blog


Conduit Works Causes Some Water Discoloration in Southeast Neighborhood

The Portland Water Blog


Water Project May Cause Overnight Traffic Disruptions Next Week

Travis Loose in the Portland Patch


ANALYSIS: Baseball Pitch for Portland Has More Questions Than Answers

Len Bergstein in KGW News


Portland Is No. 1 Option for Major League Baseball Expansion, Says MLB Writer

Tim Brown in The Oregonian

In Other News

PHOTOS: Floral Parade Splashes Through the Wet Weather

Zane Sparling in the Portland Tribune


Stand Together Week: Timbers, Thorns Help Clean Up Portland

KGW News


Wheeler Joins Mayoral Coalition Pushing for Federal Cannabis Reform

Pete Danko in the Portland Business Journal


We’re Here, We’re Queer—And That’s True All Damn Year

Elise Herron in Willamette Week


Arts Picks: An Art Show About Music, Dance on Film, 'United States of Broadway,' More

Amy Wang in The Oregonian