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The City of Portland, Oregon

Office for Community Technology

Broadband & Communications Policy, Cable Regulation & Consumer Protection and Utility Franchises, Licenses & Wireless

Phone: 503-823-5385

1120 SW 5th Ave, Suite 405, Portland, OR 97204

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ROW Code

Portland’s Right-of-Way, Shifting From Individual Franchise Agreements/Utility License Code to a New Shared City Code.

 


Draft Administrative Rules

A PDF of the Draft Administrative Rules released 4/29/22

Draft Fee Ordinance

A PDF of the Draft Fee Ordinance released 4/29/22

Draft Right-of-Way Code (clean copy)

Draft Right-Of-Way Code released 4/29/22. (MS Word)

Draft Right-of-Way Code (redlined)

PDF of Draft Right-Of-Way Code released 4/29/22. Includes tracked changes to note the changes made from the previous draft released 9/20/21.

Portland ROW Code FAQ

A PDF of FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS – Portland’s Right-of-Way, Shifting From Individual Franchise Agreements/Utility License Code to a New Shared City Code

Stakeholder Comment Summary (1st Round)

A PDF of a summary of the first round of stakeholder comments from the first round uploaded 4/29/22

Stakeholder Comments

A PDF of all stakeholder comment correspondence from the first comment period.

Stakeholder Comments (2nd Round)

A PDF of the stakeholder comments from the second round uploaded 6/2/22

Video about the ROW

A short video produced by Metro East for OCT on the ROW Code. Hosted on Vimeo.