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Unpublished Paper
A History of Metro
Urban Studies and Planning Faculty Publications and Presentations
  • Carl Abbott, Portland State University
  • Margery Post Abbott
Document Type
Working Paper
Publication Date
  • Regional planning -- Oregon -- Portland Metropolitan Area,
  • Metropolitan government -- Oregon -- Portland Metropolitan Area,
  • Metropolitan Service District (Or.) -- History,
  • Local government -- Oregon -- Portland Metropolitan Area
This document traces the evolution of Metro both as an idea and as an organization that serves an increasing range of public needs within the Portland metropolitan area. Several themes stand out as we look back at Metro's development and "family history."

Published by Metro

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Citation Information
Carl Abbott and Margery Post Abbott. "A History of Metro" (1991)
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