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Celebrate Earth Day with free compost from PBOT’s Sunderland Yard recycling facility

Announcement of Free Compost Days April 20-22, 2024 at the Portland Bureau of Transportation's (PBOT) Sunderland Yard recycling facility.

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PBOT presents Vision Zero fatalities report and action plan to City Council on Wednesday

The Portland Bureau of Transportation (PBOT) will present two reports on traffic safety to the Portland City Council on Wednesday.

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Work Zone Ahead: As construction seasons kicks into high gear, City of Portland urges travelers to use caution to save lives and prevent injuries

An important safety message from Portland's Public Works bureaus

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PBOT Vision Zero April 2024 Newsletter

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PBOT Safe Routes to School April 2024 Newsletter

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News Release: New sidewalk and improved crossings coming to SE 174th Avenue between SE Stark and Main streets

Construction begins this week on the $2.4 million Safe Routes to School project and will last approximately seven months

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News Release: Portland Sunday Parkways, Presented by Kaiser Permanente, returns in 2024 with events in East Portland, Northeast Cully and Southwest Portland

The Portland Sunday Parkways program returns in 2024 to East Portland on May 19, Northeast Cully on June 16, and Southwest Portland on September 22.

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News Release: Biking in Portland grows by 5%, as PBOT announces new greenways and retrofits opening this year

Safety, education, greenways to grow more comfortable biking routes

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News Release: PBOT offers discounts on taxi, Uber and Lyft rides to encourage Portlanders to take a Safe Ride Home on St. Patrick's Day weekend

City program offers discounted travel options for holiday revelers, March 15-18

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News Release: PBOT launches two-week Pothole "March Madness" campaign on Monday, to help streets recover from winter storms

Seven crews, making up the entirety of PBOT’s Street Systems Division, will spend their days repairing potholes with a focus on streets east of 82nd Avenue

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Traffic Advisory: Bridge repairs require lane closures, detours at NE 33rd Avenue and NE Columbia Blvd on Saturday March 2

North and eastbound travelers on NE 33rd Avenue will be detoured to NE Lombard during the day

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News Release: PBOT announces major projects starting construction in 2024

Over $100 million in transportation investments across the city and on several of Portland’s most dangerous streets.

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News Release: New dining options coming to Portland’s central city through PBOT’s Food Truck Pilot Program

The two-year pilot program provides permits for mobile food trucks to park and vend on city streets.

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PBOT Vision Zero February 2024 Newsletter

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Traffic Advisory: Expect nighttime delays traveling on SE Martin Luther King Jr. Boulevard through the Central Eastside beginning tonight at 9 p.m.

Road work related to the installation of a new traffic signal at the SE Salmon Street intersection requires nighttime lane reductions beginning tonight, Feb. 14 at 9 p.m.

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Winter Travel Advisory: PBOT urges the public to plan for potential snow tonight and Thursday morning that could create hazardous travel conditions

Be prepared for worse conditions than expected, as forecasts come with uncertainty about timing and amount of snow

See unexpected snow? Avoid travel; don't abandon your vehicle in a travel lane; find a safe, warm place to stay or walk to public transit

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Welcome to PBOT’s Equity & Inclusion Newsletter

PBOT's February Equity and Inclusion newsletter includes information on Black History Month, Requesting ADA-compliant curb ramps, Project Spotlight: Building a Better 82nd, an more!


PBOT Safe Routes to School February 2024 Newsletter

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