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Chapter 3.125 Disaster Policy Council

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(Chapter replaced by Ordinance No. 184740, effective July 13, 2011.)

3.125.010 Disaster Policy Council.

The Disaster Policy Council (DPC) is hereby created for the purpose of promoting interbureau cooperation in furtherance of the City’s integrated emergency management goals.

3.125.020 Duties.

(Amended by Ordinance No. 185304, effective June 1, 2012.)  The DPC’s duties include, but are not limited to, the following:


A.  During an emergency, advise the Mayor on policy matters pertaining to management of the emergency;


B.  Approve strategic, response and work plans developed by the Portland Bureau of Emergency Management and the Emergency Management Steering Committee defining the City’s emergency management program goals and priorities;


C.  Monitor individual bureau progress on work plan tasks, strategic plan tasks, and response plan updates.  The Mayor, in consultation with the DPC, may compel bureaus to create and complete plans and updates;


D.  Convene meetings no less than twice a year whenever:


1.  The President of the City Council changes, in which case the meeting shall be held within one month of the change;


2.  Requested by the Mayor.


E.  Keep records of meetings and decisions.

3.125.030 Membership.

(Amended by Ordinance Nos. 185304 and 186729, effective September 1, 2014.)  The DPC shall consist of the following members:


A.  The Mayor, who shall be Chair;


B.  Commissioner serving as President of the City Council, who shall be Vice Chair;


C.  If the Mayor or the President of the Council is not the Commissioner-in-Charge of the Portland Bureau of Emergency Management, the Commissioner-in-Charge of the Portland Bureau of Emergency Management or his or her designee, unless it would create a quorum of the City Council;


D.  Chief Administrative Officer;


E.  City Attorney;


F.  City Auditor;


G.  Director, Portland Bureau of Emergency Management;


H.  Chief of Portland Fire & Rescue;


I.  Chief of Portland Police Bureau;


J.  Director, Bureau of Emergency Communications;


K.  Administrator, Portland Water Bureau;


L.  Director, Bureau of Transportation;


M.  Director, Human Resources;


N.  Director, Bureau of Environmental Services;


O.  Director, Portland Parks and Recreation;


P.  Director, Bureau of Development Services;


Q.  Director, Portland Housing Bureau.


R.  If the Mayor is unavailable to Chair the DPC, the duties shall be performed and authority exercised by the first of the City officials in the order of membership listed in Subsections A.-Q. above who is able and available.

3.125.040 Procedures.

When the DPC is required to approve plans under subsection 3.125.020 C.,  the decision making process shall be by consensus.  The consensus shall be determined by the Chair. 

3.125.050 Staff Support to Disaster Policy Council.

(Amended by Ordinance No. 185304, effective June 1, 2012.)  The Portland Bureau of Emergency Management shall provide staff support to the DPC, including recording and communicating its decisions.

Title 3
Chapter 3.02 Council Organization and Procedure
Chapter 3.04 Subpoena Powers
Chapter 3.05 City Auditor's Audit Services Division
Chapter 3.06 Departments, Bureaus and Divisions Generally
Chapter 3.08 Treasurer
Chapter 3.10 Office of City Attorney
Chapter 3.12 Bureau of Transportation
Chapter 3.13 Bureau of Environmental Services
Chapter 3.15 Office of Management and Finance
Chapter 3.16 City Budget Office
Chapter 3.18 (Repealed)
Chapter 3.20 Bureau of Police
Chapter 3.21 City Auditor's Independent Police Review Division
Chapter 3.22 Portland Fire & Rescue
Chapter 3.24 Portland Water Bureau
Chapter 3.26 Bureau of Parks
Chapter 3.27 Portland Parks and Recreation Board
Chapter 3.28 Bureau of Health
Chapter 3.30 Bureau of Development Services
Chapter 3.32 (Repealed)
Chapter 3.33 Bureau of Planning and Sustainability
Chapter 3.34 (Repealed)
Chapter 3.36 Portland Housing Bureau
Chapter 3.38 Portland Housing Advisory Commission (PHAC)
Chapter 3.40 (Repealed)
Chapter 3.44 (Repealed)
Chapter 3.46 Bureau of Insect Control
Chapter 3.52 (Repealed)
Chapter 3.53 (Repealed)
Chapter 3.54 Loss Control and Prevention
Chapter 3.57 (Repealed)
Chapter 3.58 (Repealed)
Chapter 3.60 (Repealed)
Chapter 3.62 Boxing Commission
Chapter 3.64 (Repealed)
Chapter 3.66 (Repealed)
Chapter 3.67 Performing Arts Advisory Committee
Chapter 3.68 Formal Japanese Garden Commission
Chapter 3.70 Pittock Mansion Advisory Commission
Chapter 3.71 (Repealed)
Chapter 3.72 Committee on Claims
Chapter 3.74 Oaths of Office
Chapter 3.76 Public Records
Chapter 3.77 Office of the Ombudsman
Chapter 3.78 Acquisition of County Property for Park Purposes
Chapter 3.80 Special Permits
Chapter 3.82 Officer and Employee Bonds
Chapter 3.84 City Owned Motor Vehicle Accident Reports
Chapter 3.86 Golf Advisory Committee
Chapter 3.88 Investment Advisory Committee
Chapter 3.90 (Repealed)
Chapter 3.92 (Repealed)
Chapter 3.94 (Repealed)
Chapter 3.95 (Repealed)
Chapter 3.96 Office of Neighborhood Involvement
Chapter 3.98 Towing Board of Review
Chapter 3.99 Fair Wage Policies
Chapter 3.100 Equal Opportunity
Chapter 3.101 Property Tax Exemption for Low Income Housing Held by Charitable Non-Profit Organizations
Chapter 3.102 Property Tax Exemption for New Construction of Single-Unit Housing in Homebuyer Opportunity Areas
Chapter 3.103 Property Tax Exemption for Multiple-Unit Housing Development
Chapter 3.104 (Repealed)
Chapter 3.105 (Repealed)
Chapter 3.106 Exposition-Recreation Commission
Chapter 3.107 Water Quality Advisory Committee
Chapter 3.110 Bureau of Hydroelectric Power
Chapter 3.111 (Repealed)
Chapter 3.112 (Repealed)
Chapter 3.114 Office for Community Technology
Chapter 3.115 Mt. Hood Cable Regulatory Commission
Chapter 3.116 Waterways Advisory Committee
Chapter 3.120 (Repealed)
Chapter 3.122 Economic Improvement Districts
Chapter 3.123 Portland Utility Board
Chapter 3.124 Portland Bureau of Emergency Management
Chapter 3.125 Disaster Policy Council
Chapter 3.126 Emergency Management Steering Committee
Chapter 3.127 Bureau of Portland Fire and Police Disability and Retirement
Chapter 3.128 Office of Equity and Human Rights
Chapter 3.129 Human Rights Commission
Chapter 3.130 Administrative Appeals