City of Portland Hearings Office
The City's Hearings Office conducts impartial administrative hearings and renders decisions in Land Use Hearings, Code Hearings, Appeal of City Decisions, Towing Hearings, TriMet Hearings and other administrative matters. The Hearings Office is under the Auditor's Office and is separate from and independent of other City Departments and government entities.
This website includes a Schedule of the Hearings that are set, Directions to the Hearings Office, Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs), the City Charter, Code and Policies, the TriMet Code, Hearing Recordings, and Contact Information for the Hearings Office.
PLEASE ALLOW SUFFICIENT TIME:
HEARINGS START ON TIME AND IF YOU ARE NOT PRESENT
YOU MAY LOSE THE OPPORTUNITY TO APPEAR AND TO PRESENT EVIDENCE.
Link to new draft administrative rule
for public comment:
ADM 9.05 Appeals to the City Code Hearings Officer (PDF Document, 131 kb)
Public comments are due by August 29, 2015,
and may be emailed to
If you have questions please call the Hearings Office at 503-823-7307.