Chapter 5.60 Miscellaneous Charges

City Code Chapter

5.60.010 Charges For Architectural Services.

(Replaced by Ordinance 136092, effective March 1, 1973.)  

  1. Services performed by the Bureau of Architectural Planning for a service financed from a City fund other than the General Fund or by another governmental agency shall be charged for at the rate of 165 percent of the salary rates of the individuals working on the project.  Services which are to be provided shall be undertaken only on approval of the Commissioner In Charge.  Services to be charged for shall be authorized only after it has been determined that funds are available for payment.

5.60.040 Employee Lists Furnished by the Accounting Division Manager

(Amended by Ordinance 155770, April 4, 1984.)

  1. A.  Upon written application, the Accounting Division Manager may furnish to any applicant a list of names of City employees.
  2. B.  The Accounting Division Manager may charge a fee for providing such information with such fee determined by the Accounting Division Manager to be reasonable and approximating the cost to the City of providing the information.
  3. C.  The information provided by the Accounting Division Manager pursuant to this Section shall be limited to names of employees only, and shall not include addresses, or phone numbers.
  4. D.  This Section is not intended to prevent, nor is it related to, the verification of personal information provided voluntarily by employees to others.

5.60.050 Licensees’ Lists Furnished by License Bureau.

  1. Upon written application accompanied by the fee hereinafter set out, the Bureau of Licenses may furnish to any applicant a list of licensees.  The fee for such list shall be as follows:
  2. A.  For any list containing the names of not more than 15,000 licensees, the fee shall be $250;
  3. B.  For any list containing the names of more than 15,000 licensees, the fee shall be in addition to the above, $1 for each 100 names or fraction thereof.
  4. No list of names of licensees shall be furnished to any person not a City employee without the prior approval of the City Licenses Director.

5.60.110 Driving City Cars to and from Work.

(Amended by Ordinances 141835, 142504, 154639, 157641; 168313, 173369, and 176872, effective August 28, 2002.)

  1. A.  Employees authorized to drive City vehicles to and from their place of residence shall pay to the City a rental charge for each accounting period of use.
  2. If there is more than one City employee commuting in the same vehicle, the charge to the passenger will be equal to that of the driver.  It shall be the responsibility of bureaus to report to the Accounting Division vehicles used as commuting vehicles.
  3. Payroll deductions for rental charges shall be made from the employee’s second payroll check of the month.  Submission of the Personal Use of City Vehicle form is required upon vehicle assignment, cancellation, or when reduction is requested by Friday of the payroll submission week.
  4. B.  Credit will be given when total consecutive working days of nonuse exceed working days.
  5. C.  Requests for authorization to drive City vehicles to and from work must be approved by the employee’s bureau manager and the employee’s Commissioner In Charge.

5.60.120 Lien Accounting System Access.

(Added by Ordinance 159619; amended by Ordinances 176577 and 189413, effective March 6, 2019.)  

  1. Access to the City’s automated Lien Accounting System shall be provided by internet access.  Fees for use of the System by internet will be assessed on a per search basis.  The Revenue Division shall set the fee per search and the fee may be adjusted annually. Agencies and individuals not affiliated with the City of Portland shall be billed monthly for searches on the System.