Code Change and Census Forum
Wednesday, September 18 | 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
East Portland Community Center
740 SE 106th Ave, Portland, OR 97216
Join the Office of Community & Civic Life’s to learn and discuss Code Change and Census work:
City Code Chapter 3.96 describes the functions of the Office of Community & Civic Life, think of it as a job description for the bureau. The 2016 Office of Neighborhood Involvement audit highlighted the need to update Bureau practices and City Code to ensure Portlanders have equal access to City’s decision-making process. The ways in which Civic Life connects and works with Portlanders have evolved, so must the ways we represent ourselves to our constituents and partners. Recommendations for an updated city code.
Census 2020: Learn about current developments, and involvement with Hard-to-Count (HTC) populations. Discover the importance of the Census and how your community can participate in this civic engagement action, and what resources and guidance are available.