Portland expects 200K more people

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Wednesday, July 30, 2014

City officials say 200,000 more residents will move to the Rose City in the next 20 years.

They further expect that these hordes of new residents will reside mostly in new apartments and condominiums concentrated in downtown, close-in neighborhoods, the Gateway area of Southeast Portland and along major roads served by transit. According to this vision of the future, even neighborhoods that don't see much growth will be better connected with new sidewalks, bike lanes and more transit service.

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Enough people to cause the combined sewer pipes to over-flow daily.
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