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Event

Congresswoman Bonamici Town Hall

Congresswoman Suzanne Bonamici invites you to a TOWN HALL MEETING Saturday, May 7, 2016 11:30am — 12:30pm Friendly House Gymnasium, 1737 NW 26th, Portland, OR 97210 Join Suzanne to talk about what matters to you. All are welcome! Staff will be available to meet individually with anyone experiencing problems with federal agencies. For additional information on these events, contact the district office at: 503.469.6010

OR Legislature updates 2016

Landmark Bill: Legislature lifts inclusionary zoning preemption, a top priority for Portland A bipartisan vote in the Oregon House of Representatives passed a landmark bill that lifts the state’s preemption on inclusionary zoning. Now the City of Portland can require affordable housing units to be incorporated into multifamily developments, even if they don’t receive City funding. This gives City leaders the ability to create long-term affordability in new housing development. “This will help make affordable housing opportunities available throughout the city, not just within urban renewal areas,” said Mayor Charlie Hales. “A huge thanks to Sen. Michael Dembrow, Speaker Tina Kotek, […]