MISSION: To protect Portland residents from the danger posed by the city's over 1,650 unreinforced masonry (URMs) buildings in an earthquake.
ANNOUNCEMENTS: On October 10, Portland City Council voted to require plaques on unreinforced masonry buildings and notify tenants. Information about the ordinance is available on the Portland Bureau of Development Services website - https://www.portlandoregon.gov/bds/article/697998.
TIMELINE AND EVENTS:
Questions? Email firstname.lastname@example.org or contact 503-823-3739.
Here's how to get involved with the unreinforced masonry building project and provide feedback.
Background on why the City of Portland is working on a mandatory seismic retrofit policy for unreinforced masonry buildings.
Click to be redirected to a searchable map and database of Portland URM buildings.