Impacts to City Services

Find information about city services during this Emergency Declaration for Work Stoppage

Request an Interpreter for Development Services or Request Accommodation

Development Services is committed to making sure all Portlanders can access City services. We offer walk-in and over-the-phone interpreter services in more than 240 languages, including American Sign Language, at no cost to you. We also offer auxiliary aids and services to persons with disabilities.

We provide equal access to City programs, services and activities. The City of Portland provides:

  • translation of written materials 
  • language interpreters 
  • auxiliary aids/services/alternative formats to persons with disabilities

For accommodations, translations and information please call us, email us or visit us in person.

You may also want to read about notifications with translation and interpretation information.