City of Portland Budget Hearing Invitation

The City of Portland invites you to the following public meeting about the annual budget. The purpose of this meeting is for the Mayor and City Council to receive testimony from Portland residents regarding the citywide budget for the upcoming fiscal year.

Budget Committee Public Hearing
Thursday, May 10, 2018
6:00pm – 8:30pm
City Hall, Council Chambers
1221 SW 4th Ave, Portland, Oregon 97204

Testimony tickets will be available an hour and a half prior to start time. They will be drawn at random throughout the course of the event. Each speaker will have two minutes to address the council.

Please see these links for details about the budget process and for other ways to make your voice heard:


Take the Portland Water Bureau Bull Run Filtration Survey

The Portland Water Bureau is working on new treatment processes for the Bull Run drinking water source to meet state and federal regulations for water quality.

Future projects include:

The Water Bureau wants to hear from you to help guide initial decisions that will be made on some of the key aspects of the future filtration plant

Take the 5-Minute Filtration Survey

Take this 5-minute survey to tell the Water Bureau what matters to you most about the quality of your drinking water and the filtration plant.


TAKE THE SURVEY   >>>  http://bit.ly/FiltrationSurveyNA


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Foster Road Streetscape Construction Scheduled to Begin in Mid-May

Rich Newlands from the Portland Bureau of Transportation attended last night’s April meeting of the Foster-Powell Neighborhood Association to share the latest updates about the Foster Transportation Streetscape Project.

And there’s good news: The wait is almost over! Streetscape construction is scheduled to begin in mid-May and be substantially completed by October.

Get all the details, including a map of construction, here. You can sign up for email updates at www.saferfoster.com.