RESIDENTIAL INFILL PROJECT

Portlanders invited to testify during a virtual hearing

 

Testify options:

1. Online the Map App

2. By U.S. mail.

3. City Council Virtual Meeting. on June 3rd.

 

On Wednesday, June 3, Portland City Council will hold a public hearing on potential amendments to the Residential Infill Project. This hearing follows others in January and subsequent Council work sessions in February. Commissioners have proposed a few amendments to the proposals in the Planning and Sustainability Commission’s Recommended Draft.

Sign up by June 2 at 4 p.m. to testify virtually. 

View Project Documents here: 

https://beta.portland.gov/bps/rip/residential-infill-project-documents

Amendments up for Review

  • Deeper Affordability Bonus

  • Demolition

View the Amendments

 

Other Resources

Priced Out Podcase Interview with MK Hanson

Housing Hacks

 

For the Policy

  • Sightline

  • PortlandforEveryone

  • 1,000 Friends of Oregon

  • Community Alliance of Tenants | https://www.oregoncat.org/

  • Portland Neighbors Welcome

Against

  

DISPLACEMENT

Many people have expressed concerns about displacement in this project. Here is one strategy another city is doing to prevent predatory development.