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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

Heroes of HIV Luncheon

Nick Fish Blog


Portland Parks Foundation Welcomes New Executive Director Randy Gragg

PP&R News and Media Releases


Take a Video Tour of Portland’s Pittock Mansion

Samantha Swindler in The Oregonian

Commissioner Dan Saltzman

Portland City Commissioner Dan Saltzman's Exit Interview



The Unlikely Politician

Jim Redden in the Portland Tribune

Restoration Projects and Green Streets Audit

Audit Flags Problems with Portland’s Environmental Agency

Cassandra Profita in OPB News


Audit Finds Holes in Portland's Watershed Restoration Program

Blair Stenvick in the Portland Mercury


Portland Falls Short on Tracking ‘Green Streets,’ Watershed Work, Auditor Says

Gordon Friedman in The Oregonian

Public Safety Support Specialists

Portland Council Unanimously Approves Deal for Unarmed Police 'Safety Specialists'

Amelia Templeton in OPB News


City Council Unanimously Approves New Unarmed Police Role

Alex Zielinski in the Portland Mercury


City Council Approves Negotiated Job Duties for New Portland Public Safety Specialists

Maxine Bernstein in The Oregonian


New Term, New Role: PS3's Coming to Portland Police

Lisa Balick and KOIN 6 News


Pepper Spray, But No Gun: Portland City Council Approves New Police Specialist Position

Marja Martinez in FOX 12 News

Plastic Straws

Want A Straw for Your Drink in Portland? You’ll Have to Ask.

Ericka Cruz Guevarra in OPB News


Portland Restaurants, Bars - Even Schools - Must Cut Down on Use of Throwaway Plastics

Steve Law in the Portland Tribune


Portland City Council Passes Ordinance to Reduce Single-Use Plastics

KGW News


Portland City Council Unanimously Passes Single-Use Plastics Ordinance

Fox 12 News

In Other News

Many Vacancies Atop Portland Bureaus at Key Time

Gordon Friedman in The Oregonian


Superfund Status Should Not Impede Proposed Ballpark on Portland Harbor

Nigel Jaquiss in Willamette Week


Council to Consider Transferring Domestic Violence Staff to County

Jim Redden in the Portland Tribune


Portland Likely to Withdraw from FBI Anti-Terror Operation

Gordon Friedman in The Oregonian


Electric Vehicle Charging Stations Coming to East Portland, Milwaukie, Hillsboro

Andrew Theen in The Oregonian


Lyft Completes Acquisition of Portland's Bike-Share Program Operator

Carrie Ghose in the Portland Business Journal