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The City of Portland, Oregon

Planning and Sustainability

Innovation. Collaboration. Practical Solutions.

Phone: 503-823-7700

Curbside Hotline: 503-823-7202

1900 SW 4th Ave, Suite 7100, Portland, OR 97201

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Multifamily – Residential Communities (5 or more units)

  • Multifamily Resources We make recycling easy with free signs and brochures in seven languages.

  • Multifamily housing is a community of five or more units

  • We make recycling easy with free signs and brochures in seven different languages

  • Recycling should be located as conveniently as trash collection

One in three people in Portland now live in multifamily communities. This includes apartments, condominiums, mobile home parks and moorages with five or more units. Garbage and recycling service in these settings is provided and paid for by property owners and managers. Call us at 503-823-7224 or email with questions, concerns or requests for assistance and information.

If You Live in a Multifamily Community

How, what and where to dispose of garbage and recycling

If You Own or Manage a Multifamily Property

Resources for Successful Garbage and Recycling at Your Multifamily Property