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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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Next Week: Portland Housing Bureau 2017 Racial Equity Forum

Tuesday, September 12, 2017
8:30 – 11:30 am 
New Song Community Center
220 NE Russell St.
Portland, OR 97212

Breakfast will be served at 8:30 am. Program begins at 9 am.

Click here to RSVP

The Portland Housing Bureau (PHB) invites you to our Annual Racial Equity Forum to learn about our efforts to eliminate racial disparities in housing programs and projects. This year’s program will include a review of PHB policies and the impact they have had on diversity within our housing portfolio, as well as a keynote address from special guest speaker Derek Hyra, Associate Professor in the School of Public Affairs at American University. Professor Hyra’s research focuses on processes of neighborhood change, with an emphasis on housing, metropolitan politics, and race. He is the author of Race, Class and Politics in the Cappuccino City

This event is mandatory for PHB-funded partners and PHB staff. All other interested parties are welcome to join us for a conversation about our roles in changing the disparate impact of economic displacement on racial groups. Please share this invitation with your networks and click here to RSVP.

Click here for a meeting agenda. If you have any questions about this event or need to request an accommodation, contact Kim McCarty at 503-823-5312.