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News and Notices

SW Capitol Highway Detour FAQ

A detour of southbound traffic on SW Capitol Highway between SW Garden Home Road and SW Taylors Ferry Road began Wednesday morning, August 18, 2021, and will be in effect until June 2023. People have questions and we would like to address them.

Updated News article

PBOT Vision Zero May 2023 Newsletter

Portland Bureau of Transportation May 2023 Vision Zero newsletter.

Updated Newsletter

PBOT Safe Routes to School May Newsletter

Updated Newsletter

Expect lane closures on East Burnside at 122nd Avenue for pavement repair

(May 23, 2023) The Portland Bureau of Transportation (PBOT) advises the traveling public to expect intermittent lane closures at the intersection of East Burnside and 122nd Avenue from 6 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Wednesday, May 24.

Traffic Advisory


Spring 2023 Online Open House

In coordination with Metro and TriMet, PBOT has launched its second Building a Better 82nd online open house.

Available Online
Graphic showing store front, person walking a dog, and transit stop.

Upcoming Events

June 2023 Northwest Parking District Supply Subcommittee Meeting

The Northwest Parking District Supply Subcommittee evaluates the need for expanding parking and ways to use the existing parking supply. The subcommittee normally meets every other month on first Thursday of the month.

1:00 pm 2:30 pm
Public Meeting
Available Online

Cully Neighborhood Bike Fair

The Cully Neighborhood Bike Fair at Rigler Elementary is a free family-friendly event!

2:15 pm 5:15 pm
Community Event
PBOT staffing helping child bicycle rider in a traffic playground

82nd Avenue Community Conversation

Join the 82nd Avenue Coalition and Metro for community conversation about 82nd Avenue. This workshop will focus on the northern portion of 82nd Avenue that runs through the Cully, Sumner, Roseway, and Madison South neighborhoods.

5:30 pm 7:30 pm
Public Meeting