“Clearly, one of the things that we don’t have right now is an evidence-based commissioner and a commissioner who will listen.”
Her call comes amid a rash of traffic deaths. The Police Bureau has reduced its traffic division.
Mapps is a believer in Portland’s neighborhood associations. He previously worked for the Office of Community and Civic Life.
“Even if you met her for a brief second, I promise you would never forget her.”
By a vote of 3-1, Portland City Council moves forward with screening policies and security deposit protections.
In other news: Mayor Ted Wheeler is willing to vote for restrictions on tenant screenings.
In other news: Tenant screening plan might survive court challenge.