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Neighborhood Involvement

Building inclusive, safe and livable neighborhoods and communities.

ONI Main: 503-823-4519

City/County Info: 503-823-4000

TDD: 503-823-6868

1221 SW 4th Ave, Suite 110, Portland, OR 97204

ONI Programs

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ONI provides a wide range of neighborhood livability direct services as well as information and referral services.  ONI's programs are funded through a combination of City general funds and inter-governmental agreements with other City, County, State and Federal agencies.  These Programs include:

Graffiti Abatement Program

Improves neighborhood livability by decreasing graffiti, in partnership with the Police Bureau, neighborhood and business associations, youth programs, and other community partners.

Noise Control Program

The Noise Control Office is responsible for enforcing the provisions in the City of Portland's noise code (Title 18 ), helping to resolve citizen's noise concerns and assisting with noise variance applications.

Liquor License Notification Program

ONI works collaboratively with state and city agencies, Neighborhood Associations, and community members to help ensure that licensed establishments do not unreasonably impact the community in a negative manner.

Disability Program

Connects, supports and encourages collaborative civic engagement between the people of the disability community, neighborhoods and city government.

Community Neighborhood Involvement Center

Through our programs you can get involved in your neighborhood, access information, build community, support diversity and accessibility, organize a block party, clean up your neighborhood, sharpen your leadership skills, impact city policy and more!

Public Involvement Best Practices Program

Builds support of public involvement processes citywide that are more accessible to the community

Youth Program

City of Portland’s collaboration with Multnomah County to help youth involvement in local government decision making.

Neighborhood Mediation Program

The City contracts with Resolutions Northwest to provide neighborhood mediation and community facilitation services to help Portland neighbors have productive conversations and work out peaceful solutions to everyday conflicts.