The Portland City Council approved minimum parking requirements for large apartment buildings.
The rules will require developers to provide parking in residential developments with more than 30 units, with the amount of parking required per unit on a tiered scale by building size.
Developers can buy down half of their parking requirement by providing extra bicycle parking, motorcycle parking, or spaces for car- or bike-sharing services. And, at the city's discretion, developers can bypass the minimum in cases where providing parking might negatively impact the neighborhood.
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