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Advisory Groups

Advisory groups are boards, commissions, and committees that advise City of Portland staff and officials.

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Commission on Disability

Commission on Disability
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Community Budget Advisory Board

The Community Budget Advisory Board consists of five members who are residents of the City of Portland and are nominated and confirmed by City Council. They serve staggered three-year terms and may be reappointed. They participate in Council budget deliberations.
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Community Involvement Committee

Reviews and advises the way City staff engage with the public in land use and transportation planning. This is an important part of the City’s 2035 Comprehensive Plan Community Involvement Program, supporting the goals and policies of the Comprehensive Plan.
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Deferred Compensation Committee

Committee to advise the Deferred Compensation program.
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Design Commission

The Design Commission, authorized under Portland City Code 33.710.050, provides leadership and expertise on urban design and architecture and on maintaining and enhancing Portland's historical and architectural heritage.
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Development Review Advisory Committee

The Development Review Advisory Committee (DRAC) is a citizen advisory body, representing those with interests in the outcome of policies, budgets, regulations, and procedures that affect development review processes.
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Division Street Area Parking Stakeholder Advisory Committee

The Committee will work with city staff to develop a parking management plan and parking permit pilot program for the Richmond Neighborhood area. The resulting plan will need to be voted in by affected residents and adopted by City Council first before being implemented.
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Electrical Code Board of Appeals

The Electrical Code Board of Appeals hears appeals where an applicant is aggrieved by the findings of the Director.
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Empowered Communities Program

Supporting Black, Indigenous and other underserved community members in getting a City permit. Get one on one support from an Empowered Communities Team member today.
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Fair Housing Advocacy Committee

FHAC is the primary public forum for the discussion of fair housing in Portland, Multnomah County, and Gresham.
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Finance Committee

The Finance Committee has continued to meet each year to review and discuss financial projections and financial modeling methodology as part of the budget planning process.
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Fixing Our Streets Oversight Committee

Sixteen-member oversight body that ensures accountability of 10-cent gas tax passed in May 2016. Diverse group of Portlanders with budget and project management experience, broad interests within transportation space. Help oversee budget, projects, schedule, with PBOT project managers.
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Floating Structures Board of Appeals

The Floating Structures Board of Appeals assists in determining the suitability of alternate materials and methods of construction, and provides for reasonable interpretation of the provision of Title 28.
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Freight Advisory Committee

The Portland Freight Advisory Committee, formed February 2003, serves as an advisory group to the Portland Bureau of Transportation and City Council on issues related to freight mobility. Includes community member volunteers and public agency representatives at the local, state, and federal level.
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Historic Landmarks Commission

The Historic Landmarks Commission provides leadership and expertise on maintaining and enhancing Portland's historic and architectural heritage.
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Human Rights and Equity Advisory Committee

Human Rights and Equity Advisory Committee
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Human Rights Commission

Human rights commission
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Labor Management Benefits Committee

The Labor Management Benefits Committee is a collaborative group established within many of the City's unions, and is responsible for making healthcare plan design recommendations to City Council on an annual basis.
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Lloyd Meter Revenue Allocation Committee

Representatives from neighborhood businesses, residents, and property owners, meets annually to recommend projects, programs, and services to be funded by meter revenue for the Lloyd Parking District.
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Marquam Hill Meter District Revenue Allocation Advisory Committee

Comprised of representatives from Oregon Health & Science University (OHSU), the Homestead Neighborhood Association, and a third party to serve as tiebreaker.