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Permit Applications in Review & Issued, Land Use Review Intakes- Metro Reports

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Find information about commercial and residential permits. Get up to date information about demolition delays. Search for permit information by contractor's name, owner's name, permit number, project type, street name and more. Search Metro Reports and Portland Maps for information about permits.
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There are several recent permits reports and land use review reports available in Portland Maps Reports. Once in Portland Maps Reports, click "Building" from the reports menu to choose a metro report type. 

You can sort, filter and search using any of the information in the metro reports. And, you can quickly run reports based on your searches. Learn more at Portland Maps Reports- Building

Building reports have information about permits and land use reviews 

The Building reports include information about new projects, including:

  • commercial building permits- intakes and issued permits 
  • facility permits- intakes and issued permits 
  • land use reviews- intakes 
  • residential permits- intakes and issued permits 

Permits and land use reviews reports include project details 

When available, the metro reports include:

  • Case number 
  • Contractor information
  • Date received and issue date 
  • Description of work
  • IVR number 
  • Permit details and information  
  • Permit status
  • Property legal description 
  • Site address
  • Type of use
  • Valuation
  • Work proposed

Portland Maps has data about new development projects, beginning in October 2021. You can also search older weekly and monthly metro reports.

Search older permit reports and land use review reports 

Older metro reports (from 2016-2021) are stored in PDFs. The quickest way to search for permit information on an old Metro Report is to use Control+F (or Command+F on a Mac) and enter a search term.

You can search older metro reports for:

  • case number (permit number) 
  • contractor name
  • owner's last name
  • street 
  • project type like "addition" or "demolition"
  • more 

Review older residential permits information

To review older residential permits information, select monthly or weekly report and choose Issued Residential Permits or Residential Permit Intakes. The reports are alphabetical by type of work proposed. Under the case number on the left is a description of the proposed work.

Projects subject to demolition delay

If a project was subject to demolition delay, it will be noted in the metro report. Portland Maps offers information on current permits issued on a property and recent history of Development Services permits, as well as enforcement cases on a property. A Residential Demolitions Map is available in PortlandMaps.Com.