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Information on permits and inspections needed to convert an attic, basement or garage. Get all forms and apply for a permit online to remodel an attic, finish a basement or do a garage remodel. Find information on the permit process and check permit history before you add a room or add a bedroom.

BDS Employee Portal

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Employee resources and services for Development Services employees.

BDS Intranet

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Development Services employees website.
In an effort to increase and improve public access to information, all BDS land use review, residential demolition and enforcement notifications include information on how to request language translation, interpretation and other accommodations. This notice is translated into several languages.
Discover how to become a Certified Deconstruction Contractor
Any person collecting commercial solid waste within the City must obtain a commercial collection permit.
Share your resources and skills, or give virtual workshops and skillshares at our online directory. No products or services may be sold through Fix-It Fair. Government programs, nonprofits, community groups or private individuals may apply. For-profit companies will not be considered for inclusion.
Help take care of Green Streets in your neighborhood. It takes only a few minutes to sign up and find available Green Streets to adopt. Thank you for helping us keep our rivers and streams clean!
The Oregon Construction Contractors Board (OCCB) has helpful information about becoming licensed, including applications. Generally, Oregon law requires anyone who works for compensation in any construction activity involving improvements to real property to be licensed.
Submit tips on stolen bikes. You need not identify yourself.
The information collected in this form is used to determine if biodiesel production levels are meeting the City of Portland’s qualifying feedstock requirements, and to provide information to interested parties about biodiesel production levels in Oregon.
Portland Fire & Rescue has community meeting rooms available for public use in seven fire stations located throughout the City of Portland.
The Building Seismic Safety Council (BSSC) deals with the complex technical, regulatory, social and economic issues involved in developing and promulgating building earthquake risk mitigation provisions that are national in scope.
Prosper Portland helps local businesses figure out the right programs for their needs. Our programs address:

• Tenant and façade improvements
• Buying equipment
• Property development & rehabilitation
• Buying real estate
• Improving credit
• Property feasibility study
• Working capital

Buy compost

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The Portland Bureau of Transportation (PBOT) composts more than 5,000 tons of leaves collected through the city's Leaf Day program each year. Removing leaves from our streets is critical to keeping streets safe from clogged storm drains, flooded intersections, and slippery streets.
The Utility Notification Center safeguards neighbors and people who work around utilities including underground pipes, mains and lines used for utilities. They also provide utility marking color guidelines that show where to find underground utilities. Learn more at their website.

Campsites

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Use this form to report unsanctioned campsites. If you are reporting an emergency, please dial 9-1-1.
Learn more about the Cascade Station/Portland International Center Plan District Traffic Impact Analysis. Get a land use review application and read more about land use services fees.
A Central City Parking Review is a land use review for parking in the Central City Plan District. Get a land use review application and more information about this land use review procedure.

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