In an about-face, the regional government Metro is weighing a referral of the homeless services measure for May.
The $39 million project, unlike most affordable housing, is to be privately financed, says Oregon Harbor of Hope.
Making policy is easy. Enforcing it is hard.
The retired teacher is spending almost 70 percent of her income on rent.
Rep. Rob Nosse voted for bills in 2019 aimed at increasing the supply of single-family homes.
Portland Tenant United co-chair Margot Black’s advocacy for tenants at Milepost 5, an affordable arts community, became the latest flashpoint between the ongoing clash tenants and landlords.
Tenants have demanded changes after saying the new owner, Community Development Partners, has caused conditions to deteriorate.