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N/NE Preference Policy In-Person Information Session (November 16)

Community Event
Come learn about the North/Northeast Preference Policy Program and sign up for the waiting list!
Photo of a mural at NE 15th & Killingsworth in Portland, featuring a portrait of Youth Poet Laureate Amanda Gorman, surrounded by colorful shapes, with a quote from her work: "For while we have our eyes on the future, history has its eyes on us."
7:00 pm 9:00 pm

Join us for an engaging community information session hosted by the Portland Housing Bureau in collaboration with Self Enhancement Inc. (SEI) and Community Development Partners (CDP) to promote the Dr. Darrell Millner Building.

We will talk about…

  • What the North/Northeast Housing Strategy Preference Policy Program is and how it came to be.
  • What you need to apply for the waiting list and how to prepare for the next steps.
  • Qualifying criteria for the Dr. Darrell Millner Building, an upcoming rental housing opportunity in North Portland.

Everyone is invited, including families with kids, longtime residents, and new residents.

Please RSVP here

*Note, we are using Zoom for registration, but this event is in-person only.


Thursday, November 16
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm


Self Enhancement Inc. (in-person only)
3920 N Kerby Ave
Portland, OR 97227 

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Accessible by TriMet bus lines #4, #24, and #44. ADA Accessible at the main entrance.

Free meal and childcare provided.

Interpretations and Accommodations

Please call 503-823-4147 with your request. At least five business days prior to the event is preferable, however we will make every effort to accommodate any requests received.

The City of Portland ensures meaningful access to City programs, services, activities to comply with Civil Rights Title VI and ADA Title II laws reasonably provides: translation and interpretation, modifications, accommodations, alternative formats, and auxiliary aids, and services. To request these services or file a complaint of discrimination contact the Housing Bureau or 311, for Relay Service & TTY: 711.


N/NE Preference Policy Waitlist - Helpline

phone number503-823-4147Call or email the helpline for assistance. Staff are available to support and answer questions.
fax number503-865-3278