In a memo to her staff, Fritz emphasized the importance of tree preservation, on-street parking availability and neighborhood compatibility when considering developer proposals.
Kate Brown, John Kitzhaber lay low Monday before transition of the state's top position.
German shipping line will be port's largest customer when Hanjin stops coming to Portland in March.
Some warn that passage of bill would force them to "close our doors or lay people off."
The Oregon Department of Transportation has hired a company to review the bridge that could collapse should an earthquake occur.
Companies that rely on America-to-Asia transit find themselves without options.
The Southern Oregon town believes nationally-reported numbers are being blown out of proportion.
The state's third-largest charitable foundation will take a hiatus from the middle of March through the fall.
Don Blair will step down in October; Columbia Sportswear had a record year.
Kurt Schrader and representatives from Washington and California are urging the president to help resolve the labor strife crippling West Coast ports.
City Hall approved 292 more taxi operating in Portland, a move the Transportation Fairness Alliance praised, with reservations.