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Most City of Portland offices will be closed Monday, July 4, to observe Independence Day.

History and key documents of climate planning and action in Portland

The sun rising over Mt. Hood, with text overlayed saying "Legacy of Leadership"
The City of Portland was the first in the United States to draft a carbon reduction strategy. Learn more about the process behind it.
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Local carbon emissions

Portland has been working to address climate change for more than 25 years, with local emissions declining from their peak in 2000.

View the most recent Emissions and Trends reports:

Climate and renewable energy resolutions

Climate Emergency Declaration One-Year Progress Report:

100% Renewable Energy Resolution (2017)

Climate action plans

Resiliency and preparation


Progress reports