Portland's Gentrification: Now Color Coded!


The Portland Housing Bureau has released a mostly-finished draft of its "Housing Opportunity Analysis," its look at where the city can help fight the negative effects on gentrification on the people who already live there.Part of its analysis includes a color-coded map that predicts where the heaviest levels of gentrification are likely to occur.(Not so) BREAKING: Most of the city, including inner ...   More
Wednesday, September 18, 2013 ANDREA DAMEWOOD

The Real World: Portland

10 people who are living in the city without homes.

Cover Story
It’s been an eventful month for Portland’s homeless. On July 15, an employee of the Portland Outdoor Store downtown was attacked by a young male who was described by police as a “street ki   More
Wednesday, August 7, 2013 PETE COTTELL

Portland Receives Funding for Homeless People Living with HIV/AIDS

AIDS Housing

The Portland Housing Bureau says it's received $1.365 million from the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development to help fund rent assistance, employment services and permanent housing for homeless people with HIV/AIDS.  Portland is one of only eight communities chosen to receive federal money from HUD, beating out 38 other cities.  City Commissioner Nick Fish calls the new grant a ...   More
Thursday, September 29, 2011 by


Web Design for magazines