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City grapples with tenant rights after ‘unprecedented’ mass eviction

Portland Mayor Ethan Strimling (BDN photo by Troy R. Bennett)

City officials have bought tenants affected by a mass eviction in the Parkside neighborhood more time to find new housing. But with a well-publicized housing shortage continuing to nag Portland, the clock is ticking for those same city officials to come up with a plan to avoid future crises like this one. In a news conference at […]