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Take two: Prescott apartments to open next month after project's long hiatus

A U-shaped mixed-use development, the Prescott is sleek and modern. Its apartments feature floor-to-ceiling windows and wood flooring. While it's set to open Dec. 1 and prospective tenants are showing interest, those involved in the project say it's impressive the Prescott ever materialized.

Finance agreement approved by Portland City Council

OCC hotelThe Portland City Council voted 3-1, with Commissioner Dan Saltzman absent and Commissioner Steve Novick dissenting, to approve an agreement modifying a fund that handles regional tourism promotion.

Multnomah County greenlights hotel finance plan

hotelPlans for a $198 million Hyatt hotel near the Oregon Convention Center inched forward Thursday after two unanimous approvals from the Multnomah County Commission.

Capacity building grants to benefit North Portland communities

Community organizations serving North Portland will have a unique opportunity to grow this fall, as the North Portland Enhancement Committee begins to review letters of interest for one-time capacity-building grants of $35,000 to $50,000.

Metro awards $2.1 million to improve air quality and community health

Metro announces the recipients of $2.1 million in funds awarded through the Regional Travel Options grant program. These fourteen grants will support projects that increase opportunities for residents to use transit, carpool, ride their bicycles or walk.