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Construction and development

Residential and commercial permitting, inspections, and code

News and Notices

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The Bureau of Development Services approved a certificate of occupancy for three railcar access platforms and a Land Use Compatibility Statement for non-fossil fuel infrastructure for Zenith Energy. Learn more about the City of Portland’s commitment to renewable energy and what comes next.
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The Bureau of Development Services is proposing fee increases across most of its services, effective July 1, 2021.
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Customers with residential (1-2 family) building, plumbing, electrical and mechanical permits can view their scheduled inspection times on the day of inspection in a new online system that is easier and more accessible.

Construction and Maintenance

Gresham trestle upgrades

Fall 2020 to spring 2022 (vegetation monitoring continues through 2024)

Penridge Water Mains Replacement

Spring 2016 through Winter 2023

East Burnside

Completed – Opened 2018


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Upcoming Events

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Anticipated release late April, early May 2021. More details to come. The current date is a placeholder and will be updated when official dates become available. Visit the Metro Bond page to learn more.