Information about the City of Portland project to improve the earthquake safety of unreinforced masonry (URM) buildings.
UPDATE: Portland City Council took public testimony and discussed a proposed URM building resolution on May 9th. As a result of the hearing, further discussion and a vote on the resolution is now planned for Wednesday, June 13th at 10 a.m. Details will be posted to this page in the coming weeks.
Click here for a list and searchable map of URM buildings.
Click here for a memo with seismic retrofit cost estimates for Class 3 URM buildings.
Click here for the URM Policy Committee's final report; click here for the URM Seismic Retrofit Support Committee's final report; and click here for the URM Retrofit Standards Committee's final report.
Questions about the Council meeting? Email firstname.lastname@example.org or contact 503-823-3739.
Resources for the Portland URM Seismic Retrofit Project.
Click to be redirected to a searchable database of Portland URM buildings.