A major step we can ALL take to help revitalize Portland is to take action on unwanted graffiti! Revitalize Portland Coalition is consistently advocating for a greater response from local government on this issue and they are listening. So, RPC is asking all our members to take these 3 easy steps:
Take a minute and fill out this form to sign up for the the Graffiti Removal Assistance Program with the City of Portland. to sign up, just fill out this agreement form. *See below for details and the city's description of their assistance.
Use this link to report all other graffiti you see - that's not on your property.
Please also copy/forward your reports or communications to Revitalize Portland Coalition
*The city’s description of their program: The Graffiti Program offers no-cost or reduced-cost graffiti removal assistance to residents, small businesses, and nonprofit organizations who meet eligibility criteria.
Our removal assistance includes painting and/or power washing surfaces. We cannot provide help with acid-etched glass or graffiti on vehicles.
Anyone impacted by hate graffiti and most gang graffiti.
Small businesses with 1-10 employees (cannot be a corporate franchise).
Any single-family home, condo or apartment buildings with 1-10 units.
Nonprofit organizations; excluding nonprofit organizations with more than 100 employees.
How to Request Our Services
If you qualify, please complete this agreement (link: https://www.portland.gov/bps/graffiti/documents/graffiti-removal-service-agreement-2/download)
Once completed, please return it to firstname.lastname@example.org or mail it to our office.
Our normal response time is within 3-5 days after we receive your form however the City of Portland is currently experiencing a high volume of requests for graffiti removal and as a result of this high demand, our response time may be delayed. Thank you for your patience.