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Housing Commissioner Dan Saltzman to propose short-term rental fees dedicated for affordable rental housing

Original press release and link to application

An important message from Chief Janssens and others regarding safety.

When/Where: Tue Apr 8 @ 2PM @ Portland City Hall, 1221 SW 4th Ave.

Media Advisory from the Oregon Food Bank and Commissioner Dan Saltzman

City Council observed a moment of silence today and flew the city flag at half staff in honor of the firefighters who lost their lives this week in Arizona.

The Portland Bureau of Emergency Management released a draft map of Neighborhood Emergency Communication Sites in case of a natural disaster or other emergency. See attached PDF.

Overview and press on Commissioner Saltzman's forfeiture ordinance

An event for elected officials to hear from advocates and survivors of domestic violence

Updated from 02/17/10 document

These actions were shared at yesterday's meeting with Reverend Jesse Jackson

On April 1, Commissioner Dan Saltzman will introduce a "flag-lowering" resolution at City Council that, if approved, would honor every Portland child who died as a result of a crime

"Portland City Commissioner Dan Saltzman on Friday asked his colleagues to delay a crucial but controversial vote next week on a plan to spend money set aside for downtown redevelopment on a new elementary school for outer Southeast Portland..."

Renaming Portland Boulevard after Rosa Parks

Commissioner Dan Saltzman’s to introduce proposal to rename Portland Boulevard to honor the memory of Rosa Parks

Covering Commissioner Saltzman's proposal to regulate Payday lenders.

Commissioner Saltzman's Speech on the Children's Investment Fund and reforms to Portland's Fire Police Disability & Retirement

Commissioner Saltzman's Comments at the Oregon Coalition For A Fair And Independent Judiciary Press Conference at City Hall

How a city commissioner could actually lose this year.

"For evidence of how easily Portland-area households can convert their assets into liabilities, take a drive down Southeast Powell Boulevard..."

"Portland's city council wants to regulate the burgeoning payday loan industry..."

Speech regarding the challenges and direction of new bureau assignments.

Saltzman's Office wins the BTA's program leaving other council offices in the dust

Patriot Act Resolution from Commissioner Saltzman's office, adopted by City Council

Welcoming remarks to the Friends of Public Health

Speech re: CHIF and sustainability
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