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Interstate Corridor

Capacity-building to support business growth, job creation and social equity plays a critical role in Interstate, with its diverse collection of historic residential communities, commercial corridors and industrial districts, and its status as the city’s largest urban renewal area.

Urban Renewal Area (URA) Fast Facts

Created: August 2000

Total Acres: 3,990

Last date to issue long-term debt (?): June 2021

Boundaries: View the Interstate Corridor URA boundaries

Neighborhoods: Portions of Arbor Lodge, Boise, Bridgeton, Eliot, Humboldt, Kenton, King, Overlook, Piedmont, Portsmouth, Concordia, East Columbia, Friends of Cathedral Park, St. Johns, University Park, Woodlawn, Vernon.

What's New

  • Top Stories: October 2015
    October 31, 2015
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  • Lombard Streetscape Open House Oct 22
    October 29, 2015
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  • Top Stories: September 2015
    September 30, 2015
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  • PDC offers more than $1 million in Community Livability Grants
    September 23, 2015
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  • City celebrates opening of Tilikum Crossing and Orange Line
    September 13, 2015
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View all PDC Urban Renewal Areas in our interactive map:

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URA Contact

General Inquiries
Charri Hearn Schairer
email or 503-823-3419

Business Development
Bernie Kerosky
email or 503-823-3459

Upcoming Events

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