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."
Abbott, Carl and Abbott, Margery Post, "A History of Metro" (1991). Urban Studies and Planning Faculty Publications and Presentations. 109.