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Read All About It!
Keep up with our work! Articles, reports, Metroscape and more are conveniently gathered in one place at the PSU library's PDXScholar.

New Metroscape is Here!

New Metroscape is Here!
The Winter 2016 edition of Metroscape magazine is now available! Features include a look at the place of historic preservation in a feverish real-estate market, what happens when local business are sold to outsiders, and more . . .

Welcome to Neighborhood Pulse!

Welcome to Neighborhood Pulse!
Neighborhood Pulse provides information about the Portland region’s neighborhoods: how they are changing, who lives there, and the issues of interest to the region’s leaders and residents.
Welcome to the Institute of Portland Metropolitan Studies. The Institute was created to better connect the university to issues of concern to communities in the six-county Portland-Vancouver Metropolitan Area, and to bring new attention to key issues of metropolitan significance.

Interested in learning more about the Institute of Portland Metropolitan Studies? Keep up to date on news, opinions and other developments by following Director Sheila Martin's blog


The Institute of Portland Metropolitan Studies is proud to be a member of the National Neighborhood Indicators Partnership, which is a collaboration between the Urban Institute and local partners to further the development and use of neighborhood-level information systems in community-building and policymaking.