Big cuts predicted for new City of Portland budget

Big cuts predicted for new City of Portland budget

Declining general fund revenues force directors of city agencies to include cuts of at least 4 percent in proposed budgets.

The Portland Plan will guide policy and spending decisions for the next 25 years to achieve such goals as increasing livability, equity and jobs. It was approved by the Planning and Sustainability Commission in late January and will be presented to the council in April, around the time that Adams will release his proposed budget.

Read more at the Portland Tribune.