Portland’s ADU Movement: A Path To Overcome Challenges We All Share

Nov 03 2017
8:50 am
Smith Ballroom

Eli Spevak

Orange Splot, LLC

Emily Lieb

Oregon Metro

Robert Liberty

Portland State University Institute for Sustainable Solutions (ISS)

Kol Peterson

Accessory Dwelling Strategies, LLC

Portland’s ADU Movement: A Path To Overcome Challenges We All Share

The Portland metro region has a long history of innovative land use policies focused on protecting farm and forest land and preserving livability in the face of growth. More recently a new challenge has emerged: affordability. Learn about the regulatory and advocacy efforts that have helped accessory dwelling units (ADUs) take off in Portland, and how this small but increasingly popular housing form is helping to meet the environmental, economic, and equity challenges associated with the region’s rapidly growing population.

Speakers:

Robert Liberty, Portland State University Institute for Sustainable Solutions
Emily Lieb, Oregon Metro
Kol Peterson, Accessory Dwelling Strategies, LLC
Eli Spevak, Orange Splot, LLC