Face Covering Directive for City Facilities and Vehicles

Effective July 28, 2021, Portland CAO Tom Rinehart has issued a directive mandating the use of face coverings for everyone inside City facilities and vehicles. Check our face coverings page for more information.

COVID-19 Recovery and Resilience

Access City programs, people and projects designed to help Portland recover. Portland United
Volunteer. Play. Stay. Shop. Show the Rose City a little love. Be Here for Portland.

Delayed Opening on Dec. 11, 2018

Public Notice
9 a.m. opening due to our Annual Bureau-wide Employee Gathering & Appreciation event

December 7, 2018

Delayed Opening on December 11, 2018 Annual Bureau-wide Employee Gathering & Appreciation Event

The Development Services Center (1st floor)

 Permitting Services Center (2nd floor)

 Reception Desk (5th floor)

CH2M Reception Desk (2020 SW 4th Ave - 10th floor) 

 will open at 9 a.m.

Access to BDS Permits Online for simple residential trade permits (mechanical, electrical, and plumbing) will be available through our website.

Tech Support for Permits Online will also be delayed until 9 a.m.

The City of Portland is committed to providing meaningful access. For accommodations, modifications, translation, interpretation or other services, please call 503-823-7300, the TTY at 503-823-6868 or the Oregon Relay Service: 711. Traducción e interpretación | Chuyển Ngữ hoặc Phiên Dịch
翻译或传译 | Письменныйили устный перевод | 翻訳または通訳 | Traducere sau Interpretare
번역 및 통역 | Письмовий або усний переклад | Turjumida ama Fasiraadda


Development Services Center

Development Services

phone number503-823-7310

Monday through Friday from 8 am - 5 pm. Leave a message with detailed information.

Oregon Relay Service711 Oregon Relay Service