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Memorial Day closure

Most City of Portland offices will be closed Monday, May 27, in observance of Memorial Day.

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Building a Better 82nd: May 17, 2024

Biweekly email updates about Building a Better 82nd

Newsletter


Travel Advisory: Portland Aerial Tram to close for routine maintenance May 23-27

Shuttle service will be available; plan for extra time

Updated Traffic Advisory


Full road closures starting Monday, May 20 on SE 174th Avenue between Stark and Alder streets

Beginning next Monday, May 20, Portland General Electric (PGE) will work to install new utility poles between SE Stark and Main streets on 174th Avenue. Full road closures are needed due to the size of the trucks and space required. The work will be done in two phases and detour routes will be marke

Traffic Advisory


Traffic Advisory: Final work begins Thursday for passenger loading platforms on SW Broadway

Striping and paint will complete the new platforms on SW Broadway at Oak, Salmon, and Columbia streets

Updated Traffic Advisory


Full road closure on SE 174th Avenue between SE Stark and Alder streets begins today

Work continues on replacing storm water filtration tanks and pipes along the entire project area. Beginning today, Monday, April 15, planned replacement work requires a full road closure on SE 174th Avenue between SE Stark and Alder Streets. Detour routes will be marked.

Updated Traffic Advisory


News Release: Celebrate National Bike Month at East Portland Sunday Parkways on May 19!

From live music performances to an interactive community art mural, there will be something for everyone to enjoy along the 3.3 mile route.

Press release


News Release: PBOT seeks volunteers for annual summer bike count

This summer, the Portland Bureau of Transportation (PBOT) will be conducting counts at 334 locations across the city and enlisting the help of over 100 volunteers to make it happen.  

Press release


Traffic Advisory: Crews working for PBOT to begin corner ramp replacements in compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) ahead of SW Fourth Avenue paving

The first phase of curb ramp upgrades will occur on SW Fourth Avenue between Grant and Mill streets

Press release


Public Street Plazas May Newsletter

Upcoming events, plaza improvements, and more!

News article


PBOT Safe Routes to School May 2024 Newsletter

Updated Newsletter


N Columbia Blvd overpass reopens for vehicular traffic following emergency sewer repairs

Public works bureaus on May 6, 2024 reopened the N Columbia Blvd overpass in industrial North Portland following emergency sewer repairs that began in March.

Updated Press release


Building a Better 82nd: May 2, 2024

Biweekly email updates about Building a Better 82nd

Newsletter


Advisory: Hardship fund available for retrieval of towed and impounded vehicles for victims of auto theft and others living on a low income

The Portland Bureau of Transportation (PBOT) has established a hardship fund to help victims of auto theft and those living on a low income so they can more easily retrieve their towed and impounded vehicles within Portland city limits.

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Bike + Roll to School Day is May 8!

Updated Newsletter


Traffic Advisory: Construction begins this week on additional safety upgrades to SW Broadway at the intersections of SW Jefferson and SW Taylor

 Traffic signals at both intersections will be upgraded, accessible corner ramps will be updated and some on-street parking will be adjusted

Updated Traffic Advisory


Building a Better 82nd: April 19, 2024

Biweekly email updates about Building a Better 82nd

Newsletter


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.

Updated Press release


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

Press release


Spring is here and plazas are in bloom!

Highlighting events, a new guest piece from the community, and our survey on NW 13th Ave Plaza

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