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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


Protecting Crows and Other Birds

Nick Fish Blog


Portland Audubon Applauds Portland’s Ban of Avitrol and Other Avicides (bird poisons) on City Lands

Portland Audubon Society News


Portland Bans Use of Bird Poison on City Property After Crow Deaths

Kale William in The Oregonian


Portland Bans Toxic Bird Poisons on City Property

Cassandra Profita in OPB News


Portland Bans Bird-Killing Poison on City Land

Brittany Falkers in KGW News


Portland City Council Bans Bird Poison from City Property

Bob Heye in KATU News


Portland Commissioners Ban Poison Linked to Crow Deaths from City Property

Fox 12 News

Avitrol Responds to Portland Banning Bird Killing Pesticide from City Use

Jacob Dean in KXL News


Portland City Council bans bird poison from city property

San Francisco Chronicle


Portland Bans Toxic Bird Poisons On City Property

Cassandra Profita in KLCC News


Portland Parks Budget Cuts Mean Change for Arts Programs

April Baer in OPB News


Outdoor Pools Open for Summer on Tuesday, June 18, 2019

PP&R News and Media Releases


Portland Parks Outdoor Pools Summer Schedule

The Skanner News


Portland Parks Foundation Awards $7,500 In Grants to Innovative Community Groups

The Portland Parks Foundation


Portland City Council Votes to Close Five Community Recreation Centers

Don McIntosh in the NW Labor Press

Festivals and Parades

Portland Fleet Week 2019 Begins Wednesday: What You Need to Need To Know About Bridge Lifts, Ships And Tours

Lizzy Acker in The Oregonian


Fleet Week Kicks Off Wednesday

Emily Burns in KOIN 6 News


Volunteers Bring Rose Festival Floats to Life

Kohr Harlan in KOIN 6 News


Downtown Portland Shines During 2019 Starlight Parade

Zane Sparling in the Portland Tribune


Flower Festival Dazzles Visitors to Pioneer Courthouse Square

The Portland Tribune

Providence Park

Timbers' Reconstructed Stadium Scores with Fans

Joseph Gallivan in the Portland Tribune


Soccer Fans Packed Providence Park Last Weekend, Setting a New Record for Highest Attendance in a Two-Day Span

Elise Herron in Willamette Week

In Other News

Portland City Council to Vote on Bull Run Watershed Charter Amendment

Gordon Friedman in the Oregonian


Portland's Poised to (Finally) Hold Airbnb Accountable for Shirking City Rules

Alex Zielinski in the Portland Mercury


Prosper Portland Lands $500,000 Grant to Clean Up Post Office Site (subscriber content)

Jon Bell in the Portland Business Journal


Census data: Portland now 25th largest U.S. city

Zane Sparling in the Portland Tribune