City of Portland proposes new Clean Air Protection Program to reduce air pollution harmful to the health of Portlanders
Proposed Clean Air Surcharge paid by Portland’s largest stationary sources of air pollution would fund the program; public comment period now open until Friday Nov. 19, 2021, at noon.
Draft proposals respond to 2020 Climate Emergency Declaration by establishing fees generated from Portland’s largest polluters to accelerate environmental justice initiatives. Public comment period now open.
Updated Press release