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Growth Concept C

The West Portland Town Center Growth Concept C focuses on growth along the corridor.
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All the concepts include a new main street on SW Collins St east of Capitol Hwy, redevelopment of the Barbur Transit Center (BTC) and preservation of larger low-cost apartment complexes in area. Highlights include the unique features of each growth concept to show how they are different.

  • Growth in larger mixed use buildings along Barbur, with a focus on employment uses in the southern stretch of the town center  
  • Residential growth in new multi-dwelling buildings north along Capitol Highway 
  • A multicultural mixed use hub in commercial area at Pomona and Capitol Highway 
  • Improvements to Barbur and Capitol Highway 


View the Growth Concept C full land and transportation maps with detailed text descriptions:


Projected housing, jobs, and transportation highlights of Concept C:

  • Most new middle and high-wage jobs
  • Largest increase in transit trips

View a side-by-side comparison of metrics for the three growth concepts: