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Phone: 503-823-7300


1900 SW 4th Ave, Portland, OR 97201

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Development Services Center will be closed the evening of July 5, 2018


June 12, 2018 

Development Services Center will be closed the evening of July 5, 2018

The Development Services Center (DSC) is suspending Residential Permit Night on Thursday, July 5, 2018 due to staffing issues from the Independence Day holiday on July 4. Residential Permit Night, which allows for homeowners and residents to come into the DSC on Thursday evenings from 5-7:30 p.m., will resume on July 12, 2018.

Customers will also have access to staff from the Bureau of Environmental Services and the Water Bureau on July 12 and July 19. Typically, development staff from other bureaus are available the first and third Thursday evenings as part of Residential Permit Night.

DSC and Permitting Services Hours of Operation:

Services Monday-Wednesday, Friday Thursday
New One- & Two-Family Permit intake 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. 8 a.m. to 11 a.m.
Building Permit submittal, Building Permit review 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. 8 a.m. to 12 p.m.
Trade Permits, Records, Sign Permits
General Life Safety & Zoning questions
Interagency Partners (BES, PBOT, and Water)
Permitting Services Center (2nd Floor)
Residential Permit Night (resumes July 12, 2018) 5-7:30 p.m.

If you have any questions, please contact Christy Pierce at or 


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