UPDATE: Suk Rhee, director of the Office of Community and Civic Life, will speak to the Multnomah Neighborhood Association on Sept. 10 at Multnomah Arts Center. Portland's City Council has scheduled a Nov. 14 hearing on proposed changes to the Civic Code.

Official rules that regulate the way the city of Portland shares power with its residents when it comes to making decisions about life in 95 recognized neighborhoods are being rewritten.