A rise in hotel bookings increased the industry's agency board's expectations for 2014.
Oregon business leaders believe the existing bridge is "choking Oregon's export economy."
One proposal is to have taxpayers pay a monthly street maintenance fee of five dollars.
Timbers' officials chose to redact the naming rights fees from documents submitted to the city.
The commercial real estate market gained momentum in 2013.
Portland executive Jake Nichol will retire August 6.
Labor Commissioner Brad Avakian wants to re-assess minimum wage to ensure workers remain above the federal poverty line.