The Bureau of Development Services has a new Building Official Determination that clarifies the difference between a dwelling unit and a congregate living facility in the building code.
On February 10, 2020, the City of Portland will start using a new version of AMANDA, the software used to manage the permitting process. As we transition to upgraded AMANDA software, our services will be available according to the schedule below.
Development Services Center (1st Floor) and Permitting Services (2nd Floor) will be CLOSED all day on Thursdays starting December 19, 2019 until March 2020
Applicants intending to vest in the 2014 OSSC must submit complete packages, prepare for possibility of service delays.