Sweeps were halted in March to follow guidance by the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention during the COVID-19 pandemic.
The director of Portland’s Office of Equity and Human Rights explains her guiding philosophy.
The entire process is enveloped in secrecy.
It’s the end of yet another era in Portland: The plywood wall surrounding City Hall is coming down.
In other news: Portland isn’t closing streets to cars.
In an interview, we found Crowell optimistic and passionate, but difficult to pin down on policy specifics.