Urban Renewal

ORS 457.055
Transfer of urban renewal agency powers


At any time following adoption of the ordinance under ORS 457.035 (Urban renewal agencies), or for urban renewal agencies activated before October 3, 1979, at any time following adoption of a proper resolution or ordinance of the governing body of the municipality, the governing body of a municipality may, by ordinance, transfer the authority to exercise the powers of the urban renewal agency to any other body authorized to exercise those powers under ORS 457.045 (Election of method of exercise of urban renewal agency’s powers). All duties and obligations of the urban renewal agency shall thereafter be assumed by the body to which those powers are transferred. [1979 c.621 §16 (enacted in lieu of 457.145)]

Notes of Decisions

Under Former Similar Statute (Ors 457.145)

This section is applicable to counties as well as cities. Housing Authority of Lane County v. Board of Commissioners, 35 Or App 785, 582 P2d 844 (1978), Sup Ct review denied

County governing body was authorized to reassign urban renewal functions to itself, regardless of whether those functions were initially retained by governing body or were initially delegated to separate county board. Housing Authority of Lane County v. Board of Commissioners, 35 Or App 785, 582 P2d 884 (1978), Sup Ct review denied

Chapter 457

Notes of Decisions

Provisions of this chapter creating urban renewal agencies, and provisions of Housing Authorities Law, ORS 456.055 to 456.235, are parallel statutory schemes, and thus identical provisions in the two acts will be given same effect. Housing Authority of Lane County v. Board of Commissioners, 35 Or App 785, 582 P2d 844 (1978), Sup Ct review denied

Atty. Gen. Opinions

Authority of urban renewal agency in selection of projects and delineation of project boundaries, (1977) Vol 38, p 1062


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