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Navigating all of the requirements to establish a child care business can be daunting. The City of Portland provides information to understand the building permit and land use review processes involved.
The Council seeks the creation of “a consolidated single permitting entity… with clear authority, responsibility and accountability.”
Audit Update: The Office of Management and Finance has addressed most City credit card risks; purchase of gift cards prohibited until City policy is in place
This is a two-year follow-up to our 2021 report, City credit card use slowed during pandemic but exposes underlying risks.
Strategic and Planning Projects
Procurement Day will feature informative trainings and workshops and engaging project information sessions. The event encourages BIPOC- and women-owned businesses to participate in the city’s procurement process.