Surveillance Technologies Policy 101 event

Community Event
This event introduces the plan for the participatory policy making roadmap and basic concepts of the path for policy making in the City of Portland. This event will Inform the community about the plan and roadmap to develop the City of Portland surveillance technologies policy.
6:00 pm 7:00 pm
Available Online

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You will learn about the City’s policy making process, what is the difference between an ordinance and a resolution? What is a City Code Chapter? How is a City policy approved?, and more. 

This event will rely on publicly available information about the City of Portland policy drafting process, particularly on the ‘Drafting manual for ordinances, resolutions and reports’, maintained by the City Auditor’s Office. This manual can be directly downloaded in this link.

This event will be presented by the Bureau of Planning and Sustainability Smart City PDX Program and the Office of Equity and Human Rights. 

About Smart City PDX

Smart City PDX is a program of the Bureau of Planning and Sustainability of the City of Portland and its mission includes to use data and technology responsibly to support a healthy, safe, more affordable and prosperous Portland for everyone.

About the Office of Equity and Human Rights

The Office of Equity and Human Rights is a City of Portland agency that promotes equity and reduction of disparities within City government; it also works with community partners to promote equity and inclusion within Portland and throughout the region, producing measurable improvements and disparity reductions.

Services provided

Please let us know as soon as possible if you need special accommodations, ASL or interpretation services. Email us at smartcitypdx@portlandoregon.gov about any accommodations needed.