Holiday closure

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

1.04.010 Description.

City Code Section

(Amended by Ordinance No. 179441, effective August 3, 2005.)  The seal of the City shall be 1-3/4 inches in diameter and is described left to right as follows: Three-masted ship, sails partially unfurled; auxiliary steam stack with smoke extending to the left; river extends from the left side of the seal slightly beyond the lower center; central figure of a woman straight front with face profile looking out on river; right hand holding three (separate) pronged spear: left hand pointing towards fir forest with Mt. Hood in background: six-pointed star over head of figure: cog wheel and sledge hammer at lower right; sheaf of grain at the right of figure. On the outer rim shall be the words: "City of Portland, Oregon," and the figures "1851." The impression of such seal is shown in figure 1.

 Figure 1

Seal of the City of Portland, Oregon