City of Troutdale


City of Troutdale

Welcome to the Gateway to the Gorge!

Troutdale is a city in Multnomah County, Oregon, on the eastern edge of the Portland metropolitan area. Bounded on the east by the Sandy River and on the north by the Columbia River, Troutdale is approximately six square miles and has a population of 16,185.

The City was incorporated on October 2, 1907.

Mayor:  Randy Lauer
City Manager:  Ray Young



City Hall

219 E. Historic Columbia River Hwy 
Troutdale, OR 97060


Other City Contacts

  1. Land Use
    1. Verification of uses in a zone:  Chris Damgen; (503) 674.7228;
    2. Simple Land Use Permits:  Chris Damgen; (503) 674.7228;
    3. Major Land Use Issues (conditional uses, code issues, changes, site plan or building design review):  Chris Damgen; (503) 674-7228;
  1. Building Permits
    1. Plumbing, electrical, mechanical and building permit or inspection contact for approved locations: Ben Gardner; (503) 674-7229;
    2. Applications for building construction permits: Ben Gardner; (503) 674-7229;
  1. Transportation
    1. Access permits:  City Streets; Ben Gardner; (503) 674-7229;
    2. Street Cut or Encroachment Permits – City Streets:  Ben Gardner; (503) 674-7229;   
    3. County Streets – Multnomah County Transportation (503) 988-5050
  1. Economic Development
    1. Inquiries or Potential Development; Marlee Boxler; (503) 674-7248;
    2. Specific programs – Enterprise Zone, Urban Renewal:  Marlee Boxler; (503) 674-7248;