This committee makes funding recommendations for the allocation Community Development Block Grand resources.
The Civil Service Commission is charged with overseeing the employment of Portland’s police and fire personnel.
The Noise Advisory Committee (NAC) provides an official forum for collaborative discussion of airport noise issues and other related matters.
The Land Bank Commission is responsible for identifying and protecting open space resources within the City of Portland.
The Parks Commission reviews new parks projects and proposals.
In January, 2018 the Portland City Council passed the City of Portland Pesticide Use Ordinance (Chapter 34 of City Code) that prohibits the use of synthetic pesticides on public and private property except in limited circumstances. To support the implementation and administration of this ordinance the City Council established the Pesticide Management Advisory Committee (PMAC).
The Portland Development Corporation helps provide financial assistance to the local economy.
This committee is responsible for administering the Public Art Program.
The Rent Board was created as part of the Citizen's Initiative Referendum Question regarding Rent Control during the November 2020 election.
The Committee’s duties are to provide the Housing Committee with recommendations or proposals for improvements, modifications, or changes regarding landlord and tenant policy issues; and identify educational opportunities, seminars, and materials that would be useful to landlords and tenants.
The Sound Oversight Committee meets on an as needed basis, as issues arise with entertainment licenses within the City of Portland.