There is a public Hearing on Wednesday, August 31, 2011 at 6 p.m. in City Council chambers, 1221 SW 4th Avenue, to discuss the creation of a new City bureau — the Office of Equity. The new office will coordinate work within the City and in the community on the Equity Initiative in the Portland Plan, aimed at eliminating disparities and achieving equity in Portland.
More information on the proposal is here: . http://www.portlandonline.com/fritz/index.cfm?a=361064&c=49233
Please review the draft ordinance and work plan and send any comments to firstname.lastname@example.org by noon on Monday, August 29.