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Downtown I-405 Pedestrian Safety and Operational Improvements Project

Under Construction
The Portland Bureau of Transportation (PBOT) will construct pedestrian crossing improvements across I-405 on W Burnside and NW Couch as well as operational improvements for people driving in the area.
Construction to begin in 2021
Map illustrating improvements to be constructed via the Downtown I-405 Pedestrian Safety and Operational Improvements project

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Project Schedule

Project construction is scheduled to begin in September, 2021 and be complete in the summer of 2022.

Project Background

The project was conceived during the Pearl District Access and Circulation Plan and includes new marked crossings, curb extensions, street lighting and traffic signal upgrades.

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