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The City of Portland, Oregon

Portland Housing Bureau

Solving the unmet housing needs of the people of Portland.

Phone: 503-823-2375

fax: 503-823-2387

421 SW 6th Avenue, Suite 500, Portland, OR 97204

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Metro Regional Housing Bond

In 2018, voters approved a $652.8 million affordable housing bond measure to create affordable homes across Washington, Clackamas, and Multnomah counties. Metro is working with local partners and communities to bring 3,900 new affordable homes to 12,000 people, including seniors, working families, veterans and people living with disabilities. View more about the Metro Bond

The Portland Housing Bureau is the partner jurisdiction for the City of Portland.

Read the 2-page summary or full version of Portland’s Draft Local Implementation Strategy


Local Implementation Strategy Development Timeline:

March - July 2019:

Community engagement conducted with stakeholders and partners to inform draft strategy.

August - November 2019: 

Draft strategy written; additional engagement conducted to receive community feedback.

December - January 2020:

Final strategy will be completed and presented to Portland City Council, Metro Community Oversight Committee and Metro Council.

February 2020 and beyond:



For questions regarding Portland’s implementation, contact Jennifer Chang at or by phone at 503-823-2391.

Portland's Draft Local Implementation Strategy

Comments on the draft may be submitted by November 20th, 2019, to Jennifer Chang. Email or phone 503-823-2391


The Metro Council has appointed a community oversight committee to provide independent, transparent oversight of implementation. Quarterly meetings are open to the public.