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Summer 2015 Metroscape

Summer 2015 Metroscape
Where will light rail take Milwaukie? How far can you go on public transportation? Where is Dr. Stephen Percy taking the College of Urban & Public Affairs? Explore the region with Summer 2015 issue of Metroscape magazine!

Where the Ends Don't Meet in 2014

Where the Ends Don't Meet in 2014
Many Oregon households aren't considered poor by the federal poverty level, but still do not earn enough income to meet their basic needs. A report sponsored by Worksystems, Inc.

A Framework for Regional Equity

A Framework for Regional Equity
IMS provided support to Metro's Equity Baseline Workgroup in creating a framework to determine important equity indicators from the community’s perspective. The report is now available.
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.

NEW: Meet the graduate research assistants! IMS is starting a series of profiles of the students who make our work possible.

 

 


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.