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N Burlington Avenue and N Edison Street LID

Construction type
Project status
Engineering and design

The Portland Bureau of Transportation (PBOT) is constructing Local Improvement District street improvements on N Burlington Avenue and on N Edison Avenue in the Cathedral Park neighborhood. PBOT is also reconstructing the N. Burlington Avenue & Willamette Blvd. intersection.

Construction late 2020 and Spring 2021
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What's happening now?

Design is complete and construction anticipated Summer-Fall 2020. 

Project Timeline

City Council formed the LID on June 28, 2017.

Bids were opened on July 14, 2020 with the contract awarded. 

Project Components

Streets include:

  • N Burlington Avenue from 106 feet north of N Decatur Street to N Edison Street (sidewalk-only improvement to east side of street)
  • N Edison Street from N Burlington Avenue to 100 feet west of N Richmond Avenue (full street improvements, except existing north sidewalk remains)
  • N John Avenue from south of N Willamette Boulevard to N Decatur Street (SDC-funded)
  • N Willamette Boulevard and N Burlington Avenue intersection (SDC-funded)
  • N Decatur Street from N John Avenue to N Charleston Avenue. (developer-funded)
  • N John Avenue from N Decatur Street to N Crawford Street (developer-funded)
  • N Charleston Avenue from N Decatur Street to N Crawford Street (developer-funded)

Project Funding

Property owners are providing funding for this project with system development charges (SDC) and overhead costs funded by the Portland Bureau of Transportation.            

Planning Documents

Businesses Affected
Residences Affected


Andrew Aebi

Local Improvement District Administrator & Project Manager


Location Description
N. Burlington Avenue, N. Edison St., N. John Ave. and N. Burlington & Willamette intersection