• #TenantPower Coffee Hour

    Tenants all across Portland are going to be meeting at the Clinton Street Coffeehouse from 11am-1pm on Sunday, October 27th to discuss our ongoing campaigns, learn how to organize their buildings, and build a robust network of tenants ready to fight for justice for all renters.  Come join us!  

    Accessible by TriMet bus lines 2 and 10.  Contact for more info.

    Sunday, October 27, 2019 at 11:00 AM · 7 rsvps
    Clinton Street Coffeehouse in Portland, OR
    7 RSVPs
  • All-Hands Organizing Committee meeting

    This is the monthly meeting where our Organizing Committee (a group of committed volunteers who run our union day-to-day) discuss issues affecting PTU as a whole.  All members are encouraged to attend and be part of building the union.

    Accessible via TriMet bus lines 10, 14 and 70.  For more info, contact  

    Sunday, November 03, 2019 at 07:00 PM
    Lifeability in Portland, OR
    20 RSVPs
  • Cully Housing Action Team Monthly Meeting

    Portland Tenants United often offers our volunteers in partnership with Living Cully's tenant rights organizing, and we're proud to support the Cully Housing Action Team (CHAT).  If you're in the area, come to CHAT's monthly meeting!  

    CHAT’s 3 ongoing campaigns:
    1. Support neighbors who are facing immediate housing crises, focusing on residents of mobile home parks.
    2. Collective ownership of land to create affordable homeownership opportunities.
    3. Advocate for tenants that are at risk of being displaced and advocate for better tenant protections at the state and local level.

    Dinner, childcare and English/Spanish translation are provided.

    You can learn more at

    Accessible via TriMet bus line 72

    Tuesday, November 05, 2019 at 05:30 PM
    Trinity Lutheran Church in Portland, OR
    31 RSVPs
  • "Priced Out" Film Screening

    Join us for a film screening of Priced Out hosted by the Lents Strong! Housing Team, followed by a panel discussion with local housing justice advocacy community groups Lents Strong! Housing TeamPortland Tenants United (that's us!); Right2Survive; and Symbiosis PDX, who are organizing to prevent the displacement that often accompanies gentrification. 

    Find more information on the Multomah County Library website

    Accessible via TriMet bus lines 20 and 73.  For disability accommodations, call 503.988.5123 or email 2-3 days before a program.

    Sunday, November 10, 2019 at 02:00 PM · 20 rsvps
    Midland Public Library in Portland, OR
    20 RSVPs
  • Rental Services Commission

    The Rental Services Commission is the City's main advisory body for landlord-tenant policy.  Come share your stories and make sure tenant voices are heard!

    See meeting agenda and important documents here

    Accessible via the MAX Green, Orange and Yellow Lines and TriMet bus lines 2, 4, 30, 35, 36, 44, 54, 56, 99, 105, 134, 164, 177, 199 and the Downtown Express.  Contact for more info.  For translation or accessibility supports from the City of Portland, call 503-823-2375 at least 3 days before a program.

    Tuesday, November 19, 2019 at 02:30 PM
    18 RSVPs