Oregon House speaker, Rep. Tina Kotek (D-Portland) is drafting legislation that would signal the end of single-family zoning across the state in cities with a population of 10,000 or more.
This means that property owners would be allowed to build additional units or buildings on a property that is currently zoned for a single home. Read More
A new report from City Club of Portland argues that the city needs more commissioners
Since 1913, Portland has operated under a commissioner model of government and is the only major US city that still uses this model. Read More
This week we take a closer look at the zip code of 97219 in Southwest Portland. This area covers a large swath of SW which includes the neighborhoods of Multnomah, Markham, Arnold Creek, Collins View, Riverwood, among others. The area is largely residential and includes a number of large green spaces including Tryon Creek. Read More