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The City of Portland, Oregon

Portland, Oregon

Welcome to the official web site of the City of Portland, Oregon

General Information: 503-823-4000


1221 SW 4th Avenue, Room 110, Portland, OR 97204

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Rules and Regulations

City garbage and recycling policy is implemented through Portland City Code and Administrative Rules. New Administrative Rules are developed at least annually and following the adoption of changes in City Code. The public is invited to review the rules and to suggest changes prior to a public hearing. Notification of hearings are published in the local newspaper and will also be posted on this website.


Garbage and Recycling Rates

Charges for residential garbage and recycling service

Single-Use Plastics Reduction Policy

A new policy to reduce the use of single-use, non-recyclable plastics, including plastic straws