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.

Lunch & Learn - Asbestos, Lead-Based Paint, Dust and Site Control Measures for Demolition Projects with 1-4 Dwelling Units

Check out presentations from a public meeting on Thursday, August 24, 2018 about asbestos, lead-based paint and more for demolition projects with 1-4 dwelling units.

You can review the recorded presentation online. On July 1, 2018 the new City requirements for Residential Demolitions and Major Residential Alterations and Additions became effective. New dust and site control measures for demolitions of residential structures with 1-4 units and accessory structures over 200 square feet on those sites are now required.

Topics discussed:

  • Overview of new requirements
  • Documentation required prior to obtaining a demolition permit
  • Asbestos and lead-based-paint certifications required for the person conducting the demolition
  • Enforcement associated with the new ordinance

Presented by the Bureau of Development Services. If you have questions about the event, contact: Colleen Poole at 503-823-7889


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