Republic Services / SORT Bioenergy

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Annexation, Comprehensive Plan Map Amendment, Zone Map Amendment, Stage I Master Plan revision for the entire Republic Services campus, Stage II Final Plan for SORT Bioenergy, Site Design Review for SORT Bioenergy, Type C Tree Plan for SORT Bioenergy, and Waivers for SORT Bioenergy to allow for future expansion of Republic Services operations and to allow for the development of facilities to convert commercial food waste into biogas, which will be used as a fuel to generate electricity.

Staff Contacts


Staff can be reached via telephone at 503-682-4960
Project Information
  • Applicants: Jason Jordan, Willamette Resources Inc. & Paul Woods, SORT Bioenergy LLC  
  • Property Owner:   Jason Jordan, Willamette Resources Inc.
  • Applicant's Representative: Ben Altman, Pioneer Design Group
  • Contractor:  
Project Status
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  • Planning Status:  On May 9, 2016 the Development Review Board forwarded a recommendation of approval to City Council for the Annexation, Comprehensive Plan Map Amendment and Zone Map Amendment portions of the application.   The City Council will conduct a hearing on June 6, 2016 to review the Annexation, Comprehensive Plan Map Amendment and Zone Map Amendment related to this application.  See the Planning section below for details.
Engineering:

Planning:



On June 20, 2016, the City Council adopted Ordinances 792, 793 and 794, adopting the Annexation, Comprehensive Plan Map Amendment and Zone Map Amendment related to this application.

On May 9, 2016, the Development Review Board Panel A approved this application, and forwarded to City Council a recommendation for adoption of the Annexation, Comprehensive Map Amendment and the Zone Map Amendment related to this application.

Documents submitted for the DRB Hearing: