The Multnomah County Comprehensive Plan is the county's land use mission statement. It describes the policies that guide decisions made by the Land Use Planning Division as well as the relationship between Multnomah County land use decisions and the policies adopted by the Metro Council and statewide planning agencies.

If you would like more information on these policies, contact the Multnomah County Land Use Planning Division. You can visit our office: 1600 S.E. 190th Avenue, Portland, OR 97233; call us: (503) 988-3043; or contact us via e-mail: land.use.planning@multco.us.

PLEASE NOTE: Please be aware that these documents are provided for informational purposes only. For advice on these policies, contact our office.


Copies of the proposed plans are available below:

Multnomah County Comprehensive Plan (16.62 MB) (Entire Document)

Appendix A: Comprehensive Plan and Zoning Map - Cover Page (40.03 KB)

  • Due to the volume of maps, the official Comprehensive Plan and Zoning Map can be viewed at the Multnomah County Land Use Planning Division office at 1600 S.E. 190th Avenue, Portland, OR 97233; or can be requested via e-mail: land.use.planning@multco.us

Appendix B: Glossary of Terms (224.47 KB)

Appendix C: Sauvie Island/Multnomah Channel Rural Area Plan (August 27, 2015) - Cover Page (40.74 KB)

Appendix D: Columbia River Gorge National Scenic Area Rural Area Plan Policy - Cover Page (40.75 KB)

Appendix E: Multnomah County Transportation System Plan - Cover Page (41.37 KB)