MAIN STREET DESIGN GUIDELINES – After 18 months of meetings and many hours of community input, the Sellwood-Moreland Main Street Design Guidelines have been adopted by the SMILE board of directors.  Take a look!  FINAL SMILE Design Guidelines 7-13-2020

NON-WESTERN ARCHITECTURE AND THE MAIN STREET GUIDELINES

Non-western architecture SMILE Land Use Committee February 2021

5415 – 5424 MILWAUKIE REZONE PROPOSAL DOCUMENTS

Milwaukie Bluffs Zoning Study

Drainage Report Milwaukie Bluffs

Rezone Transportation Study

Comprehensive Plan Amendment- Zone Change Narrative

ABOUT THE LAND USE COMMITTEE

The Land Use Committee is a standing committee of the Sellwood Moreland Improvement League (SMILE).  The Committee:

  • Hosts contact meetings with developers and neighbors.
  • Reviews and responds to land use notices, such as property owner requests for lot divisions, zoning code adjustments, design reviews, and greenway reviews.
  • Receives notification of demolition permit applications. Participates in City of Portland’s long term planning process, including the Comprehensive Plan, Mixed Use Zones Project, and Residential Infill Project.
  • Informs SMILE members about land use issues and the City zoning code.
  • Reviews and responds to liquor license applications.
  • Receives notification of applications for marijuana medical dispensaries and marijuana business retailers.
  • Represents SMILE on the Southeast Uplift Land Use and Transportation committee.

LAND USE COMMITTEE MEETING MINUTES

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HELPFUL LINKS: Information about how planning, zoning and development happens in Portland, links to ongoing development in SE Portland, and tools to help you navigate through it all.

PROJECTS IN THE PIPELINE & COMPLETED PROJECTS  AS OF NOVEMBER 5, 2021

This table provides a project’s status/description as of November 5, 2021

  • Pages 1-2 list projects currently being planned or under construction. The total number of dwelling units in the pipeline is found on page 2.
  • Pages 3-4 list completed projects in Sellwood-Moreland. The total number of completed dwelling units since 2013 is found on page 4.

To find the most current project status, check permit information on “portlandmaps.com”

  1. At this website, enter the project address in the upper right search box.  Scroll down to the ‘Planning & Zoning’ section.
  2. Click on the ‘Permits’ button to bring up the table of permits for the site.  Scroll right to see the permit status.
  3. Additional permit information is found by clicking on the permit application number.

PROJECTS CURRENTLY UNDER DEVELOPMENT

PUBLIC TESTIMONY AND CORRESPONDENCE