6/10/24 - Design Commission Hearing Agenda - SPECIAL DATE

Public Hearing
JOINT HEARING WITH THE LANDMARKS COMMISSION
1:30 pm 3:15 pm

Hearing Registration Link

AGENDA

1. (1:30-1:45)

Items of Interest

2. (1:45-3:15)

BRIEFING - Earthquake Ready Burnside Bridge [EQRB] – Project Status and Upcoming Engagement  - NO TESTIMONY 

EQRB Team: Megan Neill, Multnomah County megan.neill@multco.us

EQRB Team: Steve Drahota, HDR Engineering Inc steven.drahota@hdrinc.com

EQRB Team: Keith Brownlie, Beam Architects k.brownlie@beam-architects.com

CITY CONTACT: Tim Heron, BDS, 503-823-7726 tim.heron@portlandoregon.gov

Multnomah County is taking the lead to provide our community with the first vehicular bridge in downtown Portland that will be immediately usable after a major earthquake.  This joint briefing is intended to share the progress that has been made since the last joint Historic Landmarks Commission and Design Commission Design Advice Request in 2021 and outline upcoming opportunities for public and commission engagement in the project.

Please Keep in mind

  • The agenda is subject to change.
  • Agenda items may be rescheduled.
  • Times are estimates only and agenda item times may change.
  • Projects are reviewed in the order listed with a 10 minute break between agenda items.
  • All continuances and reschedules are requested by the applicant, unless otherwise noted.

The Bureau of Development Services is committed to providing equal access to information and hearings.  To request an accommodation or alternative format of communication, please contact us no later than five business days prior to the hearing at 503-823-7300 (TTY 503-823-6868).  Note that Zoom automated captions are used for hearings and may not be as accurate as live captioning; A closed-caption transcript of the meeting may be requested by contacting the BDS Hearings Clerk at BDSHearingsClerk@portlandoregon.gov.