During Phase One of the Portland Plan, many Portlanders told us that equity is important to our community’s future. So in Phase Two we will look at addressing equity issues in all nine of the Portland Plan action areas.
As we move forward with the Portland Plan, we will be discussing equity in greater depth and applying its principles to each of the objectives that we pursue.
For more information about equity, please visit the following:
Coalition of Communities of Color (Powerpoint presentation)
Coalition of community organizations that worked for two years to provide this data about six communities of color.
Coalition for a Livable Future Equity Atlas
100 diverse organizations and hundreds of individuals to promote healthy and sustainable communities.
Vision Into Action
City of Seattle Race and Social Justice Initiative
King County Equity Report (PDF)
Crossroads Charlotte Individual Initiative Scorecard for Organizations Scorecard Overview
Evaluating Transportation Equity, Victoria BC (PDF)
Transportation Equity and Public Participation, Pittsburg, PA
U.S. Dept of Transportation, Federal Highway Administration
Oregon Center for Public Policy: Who's Getting Ahead? (PDF)
Report Card on Racial and Ethnic Health Disparities, March 2008 (PDF)
Speak Out Survey 2009: Measuring Health and Wellness among Portland’s Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, Queer, Genderqueer, and Intersex Communities - Final Report March 2010 (PDF)
The World Health Organization's Age-Friendly Cities Project (PDF)
Multnomah County Aging & Disability Services 2008 Community Needs Survey (Word document)
Regional Equity Atlas
Making the Invisible Visible (PDF)
The State of Black Oregon