The Multnomah County Board of Commissioners and the Portland City Council passed parallel resolutions Thursday committing to establish a Clean Air Construction Procurement Standard.
Central Library in downtown Portland and Albina Library in Northeast Portland have each earned Sustainability at Work gold certification.
Gresham Tree Team is helping to make a healthier urban environment for residents of West Gresham
‘It will take all of us’: Commissioner Vega Pederson rallies local organizations, policy makers at Community Energy Justice Summit
Prioritize air monitoring, voluntary dirty-diesel swap-out program, report on air toxins finds
As part of an ongoing discussion series, “Pathways to 100% Renewable," Chair Deborah Kafoury hosted a forum focused on energy efficiency, “Ensuring Energy Efficiency Benefits the Entire Community."
Multnomah County Commissioners and Office of Sustainability teamed up to host fun and educational events around the County for April's Earth Month.
On January 29, 2018, Multnomah County, the City of Portland, and the three local utility companies hosted “Pathways to 100% Renewable: Decarbonizing the Transportation Sector."
The report focuses on how much energy could be produced by outfitting affordable housing units in Multnomah County with solar panels, and investigates what it would mean for families who live there.
On October 23, 2017, Multnomah County, the City of Portland, and the three local utility companies hosted “Pathways to 100% Renewable: Ensuring an Equitable Transition to a New Energy Economy."
In 2017, Multnomah County removed a broken fish ladder on Beaver Creek and replaced it with a new culvert that will open miles of stream habitat for migrating salmon.
Watch a short video summarizing how to significantly reduce carbon emissions from the economy, and help Multnomah County transition to 100% renewable energy use community-wide.