Just when you thought you had run out of space for your home garden, Portland Bureau of Transportation is giving you more for free! Well, maybe.
This potential upgrade follows the tumultuous initiation of these planter boxes in 2009, when the city destroyed Portlander Jordan Benner's box for being on public property. Benner fought back, leading to the creation of the permits.
But for now, nothing is set in stone. Anderson says PBOT will announce its decision in the fall. Oh, the possibilities!
Get the best of the Mercury each week in your inbox!