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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

More Ride Services, More Congestion?

Steve Law in the Portland Tribune

Short-Term Rentals

City Fees on Airbnbs Could Benefit Affordable Housing Programs

Kelly Kenoyer in the Portland Mercury


Portland Adopts Two New Fees on Short-Term Rentals

Steve Law in the Portland Tribune


Portland Tacks Two New Fees on Airbnb-Style Rentals

Elliot Njus in The Oregonian


Registration Open: Take a Guided Tour of Portland’s Water Sources

The Portland Water Blog


Water Bureau To Begin Using Groundwater Well Wednesday

Jim Redden in the Portland Tribune


Dry And Hot: Portland Activates Groundwater Supply

KOIN Staff

Willamette River

News Release: Ready for Willamette River Swimming, Boating And Playing? “Check the Rec” To See Water Quality Test Results

BES News


Portland Starts Weekly Testing Of Willamette River Water

KGW News


'Check The Rec': Tool Allows Swimmers, Boaters To Check E. Coli Levels In The Willamette

Genevieve Reaume in KATU News


Mayor and River Hugger Swim Team Trek Across The Willamette River

Hailey Stewart in the Portland Tribune

Plastic Straws

Portland Considering Plastic Straw Ban

Jared Cowley in KGW News


Portland Moves Ahead With Likely Ban On Plastic Straws

Gordon R Friedman in The Oregonian


City Council To Discuss Plan For Reducing Use Of Plastic Straws


Police Audit

Audit To Portland Police: Use Mock Village More Often For Scenario Training

Maxine Bernstein in The Oregonian


Portland Police Bureau Audit Finds Steps Towards Better Training, Room For Improvement



Audit: PPB Has Made Training Improvements Since 2015

KOIN 6 News

Zero Tolerance Immigration Policy

Trump's Order to End Family Separation Won't End Portland ICE Protest

Alex Zielinski in the Portland Mercury


Mayor Tells Police Bureau to Let Feds Handle ICE Protest

Alex Zielinski in the Portland Mercury


ICE Shuts Down Its Portland Office As Protests Over Family Separations Continue

The Huffington Post

In Other News

Portland Hopes 'Smart' Sensors Will Help Transportation Officials Make Safer Streets

Andrew Theen in The Oregonian


26 Families To Shelter At New Campus In Lents

Zane Sparling in the Portland Tribune


City Hall Update: Council Renames Stark to Honor Harvey Milk

Jim Redden in the Portland Tribune


Photos And Video: Portland Pride Festival

Christine Pitawanich in KGW News


Rainbows Galore At 2018 Portland Pride Parade

Zane Sparling in the Portland Tribune


Apply Today - New Awards Program Celebrates Age-Friendly Businesses

Venture Portland News


APANO Welcomes Chi Nguyen as Interim Executive Director



Oregon To Allow Students To Identify As Neither Male Nor Female

Bethany Barnes in The Oregonian