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PBOT will construct 14 additional projects in East Portland in 2020, investing another $45 million in safer and improved streets
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The Bureau of Development Services will only accept the deferred submittals after the main building permit has been issued. As of Feb. 1, 2018 BDS is discontinuing any practice of allowing the deferred submittal to be turned in while the main permit is still under review.
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Bureau directors join Mayor Wheeler to highlight the City of Portland’s actions to improve livability
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Bureau directors join Mayor Wheeler to highlight the City of Portland’s actions to improve livability
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Applicants intending to vest in the 2014 Oregon Structural Specialty Code must submit complete packages, prepare for possibility of service delays.
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Portland General Electric and TriMet join the City of Portland’s commitment to reduce carbon emissions and transition to renewable energy
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This fall, Portland City Council appointed 27 Portlanders with diverse backgrounds and interests to a new work group on unreinforced masonry (URM) buildings. On December 17, the URM Building Work Group will hold its first meeting, kicking off a new City initiative to address associated risks.
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The date for the December 2019 DRAC meeting was rescheduled.
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PGE, TriMet join the City of Portland’s commitment to reduce carbon emissions and transition to renewable energy
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On Thursday, December 5, 2019 Mayor Wheeler proposed an amendment to the recommendation to revise the sunset date of the regulations adopted in 2016 to December 31, 2024.
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Portland’s existing deconstruction ordinance is expanding. Effective on and after January 20, 2020 permit applications for demolition of a house or duplex built in 1940 or earlier will be required to deconstruct using a Certified Deconstruction Contractor.
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Holiday schedule changes, how to set out your holiday tree, and what to do with extra holiday trash.
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Residential Permit Night is being temporarily suspended due to the implementation of our new web-based plan review software that is placing additional demands on our staff.
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