1221 S.W. 4th, Room 240, Portland, OR 97204
This afternoon, Council updated the City’s Public Art Code to expand the Percent for Art program.
Percent for Art is a City program that requires major City projects to include funding for public art. Today’s update expands the program to increase art access and leverage public dollars more efficiently, including:
This update is one of the recommendations included in the Arts Affordability Plan adopted by Council in 2018.
Special thanks to Tracy Schreiber on our team, Pollyanne Birge from Commissioner Eudaly’s office, RACC, the City Attorney’s office, and community partners for their help crafting this update.