Local Improvements and Works Generally

ORS 223.112
Definitions for ORS 223

As used in ORS 223.112 (Definitions for ORS 223) to 223.132 (Formation of economic improvement districts as additional power of cities), unless the context requires otherwise:


“Council” means the city council or other controlling body of a city.


“Economic improvement” means:


The planning or management of development or improvement activities.


Landscaping or other maintenance of public areas.


Promotion of commercial activity or public events.


Activities in support of business recruitment and development.


Improvements in parking systems or parking enforcement.


Any other economic improvement activity for which an assessment may be made on property specially benefited thereby. [1985 c.576 §1; 1991 c.902 §4]


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May 30, 2023