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PBOT Safe Routes to School July Newsletter

Updated Newsletter

Attend a listening session to discuss draft recommendations to future city leaders or complete an online survey by Aug. 12

It’s the Summer of Civic Engagement! Together, we can shape how our city government will work for all Portlanders.


Get smart about irrigation this summer using these four tips

July is Smart Irrigation Month. Celebrate by using smart, water-efficient technologies that help save money and reduce water waste. Here are four ways to get started!

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How to keep your plants hydrated in the heat

Everyone needs to stay hydrated during heat waves--including plants! Follow these eight tips to keep your plants happy when its hot while using water wisely.

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Four ways to keep your yard healthy and save water this summer

With summer officially upon us, it’s time to embrace the longer days and warmer weather here in Portland! As we prepare for summer barbecues and all things patio season, here are some tips to help you save water outdoors.

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Construction and Maintenance

Study completion expected Fall 2024
Planning is underway; community engagement will start in 2024
Planning starting summer 2024
Expected completion of PNCA Block in Spring 2027


Neighborhood Tree Steward Program Summer 2024

If you love trees and want to give back to your community, the Neighborhood Tree Steward Program might be for you!

9:00 am 1:00 pm
Classes and Activities
two people packing a mulch basin filled with water at the bottom of a tree

Tabling at Portland Pride Festival

Stop by the Transition and Multnomah County tables at Tom McCall Waterfront Park to learn more about our services, programs, and pick up voter education materials.

Community Event
Two young people hold up a purple banner that says Rank your Vote and has images of people.

Bike Maintenance Clinic at St Johns Farmers Market

Stop by the PBOT booth at the St Johns Farmers Market to learn basic bike maintenance skills!
Curious how to fix a flat tire? We'll be doing TWO flat-fix demos, at 10:30 a.m. and 12 p.m.

10:00 am 1:00 pm
Community Event
A person works on a bike in a repair stand in the foreground as others speak with a staffer under a tent with the words "City of Portland."

Upcoming Events

2024 Montavilla Street Fair

The Portland Bureau of Transportation (PBOT) will attend the Montavilla Street Fair to share information about the Building a Better 82nd Program.

10:00 am 6:00 pm
Community Event
This image shows an aerial photo of pop-up tents, community booths, and people walking at the Montavilla Street Fair.

Noise Review Board Portland International Raceway Subcommittee

The Noise Review Board’s Portland International Raceway Subcommittee brings community members together for constructive dialogue to address concerns related to noise from PIR and to understand its impacts.

6:00 pm 7:15 pm
Public Meeting
Available Online

2024 Jade International Night Market

The Portland Bureau of Transportation (PBOT) will table at the Jade International Night Market to share information about the Building a Better 82nd Program.

Community Event
PBOT representative tabling at the Jade Night Market on August 19th, 2023