Proposal would require city to direct more funds to emergency shelters

A Portland political action group wants to put an initiative on the ballot Read More

Opinion: Volunteers alone can’t clean up Portland’s trash

“You could dump 10 large bags of garbage in Pioneer Square tonight and drive Read More

‘Old Town is in crisis’: Businesses call on leaders amid safety concerns

Business owners and cultural groups in Old Town say their neighborhood has Read More

Portland Mayor Ted Wheeler invokes emergency over homeless street camping, creates central command

Portland Mayor Ted Wheeler on Wednesday again invoked his emergency Read More

Dan Ryan Pledged Six Safe Rest Villages. Where Are the Other Three?

It’s been nine months since City Commissioner Dan Ryan pledged to open six Read More

Opinion: Practical options on homelessness that leaders should pursue now

It’s tragic that it’s taken official reports of people dying on our Read More

Report: After years of steady growth, Portland at an urgent ‘economic crossroads’

After years of steady growth and booming tourism, Portland’s economy  Read More

Portland Mayor Ted Wheeler now seeks to relocate homeless campers to designated sites, not mass indoor shelters

Portland Mayor Ted Wheeler said Friday that he plans to create one or more Read More

Elected Officials should seize available shelter solutions

February 17, 2022 It’s tragic that it’s taken official reports of people Read More