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Pending City Code Changes

The online version of the City Code is updated regularly. The following recent changes are not yet reflected in the online City Code. If you have questions regarding these changes, please contact the City Auditor's Office by e-mail or phone (503-823-4082).  Please note:  This list does not include amendments to Title 33 Planning and Zoning which is maintained by the Bureau of Planning and Sustainability.


Pending City Code Changes

Authorizing Ordinance #

Ordinance Title

Passed by Council

Effective Date

187150 Accept Park System Development Charge Methodology Update Report for implementation and amend the applicable sections of City Code (Amend Code Chapter 17.13) 5/27/2015 7/1/2016
187339 Amend the City Code to reflect the name change of the Revenue Bureau (Amend Code Chapters 5.73, 6.04, 6.05, 6.06, 7.02, 7.03 and 7.14) 9/16/2015 10/16/2015
187370 Amend Title 15, Emergency Code, to authorize Council to declare a housing emergency under specified circumstances, and define duration and Council powers during a housing emergency (Amend Code Sections 15.04.030-15.04.040 and add Section 15.08.025) 10/07/2015 10/07/2015
187373 Update Procurement Code to Conform to new state law and make technical corrections (Amend Code Chapters 5.33, 5.34 and 5.68) 10/14/2015 10/14/2015
187380 Amend Affordable Housing Preservation Code to add Portland Renter Protections (Amend Code Chapter 30.01) 10/14/2015 11/13/2015
187391 Amend regulations for marijuana license procedures and requirements to provide a process for converting existing medical dispensaries to recreational retailers and amend hours of operation (Amend Code Subsections 14B.130.040 D. and 14B.130.080 B.) 10/21/2015 11/20/2015
187403 Amend Permits Code, Permits to Construct and Maintain Structures in the Street Area, to correct Code Section reference (Amend Code Section 17.24.014) 10/28/2015 10/28/2015
187432 Amend Chapter 3.30 to add administrative review of stop work orders; amend Titles 24-27 to add administrative appeal provisions, revise external Appeal Board provisions to conform to the State Building Codes, add term limits to all external Boards, delete obsolete provisions, and make other technical changes (Amend Code Chapter 3.30 and Titles 24-27) 11/4/2015 12/4/2015