Portland city officials say they will finally crack down on Airbnb hosts who don’t get safety inspections. WWreported last month that only 4 percent of Airbnb hosts in Portland had bothered to seek a city permit to operate. Getting a permit ...
Portland’s apartment fights are headed for the suburbs. Next stop: West Linn.
Portland’s clash over density from the condos and
apartment blocks lining Southeast Division Street and North Williams
Avenue is spilling into the suburbs.
The next focal point:
Don't label Measure 92 dead yet. The ballot fight over labeling genetically modified foods—the most expensive campaign in Oregon history—is officially headed to a recount.
The state elections division confirmed this afternoon that it had finished counting ballots on Measure 92, and it now trails by only 809 votes out of 1.5 million cast. That's well within the 3,00...More
What does $65,800 buy in the legal-weed market?
Right now, a little more than 7 pounds of pot in Washington state. Legal-marijuana prices haven’t yet been set in Oregon, but the same money will pay the annual salary of Portland’s first government weed regulator.
As first reported in Wednesday's More