Memorial Day closure

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

Community Toolkit

Use this page as a guide for your placemaking project. We list granting resources, how-to's, and placemaking case studies. The goal is to encourage Portland residents to energize and beautify their neighborhoods. We hope that you will find the resources found here to be useful.

Granting Resources/Funding Opportunities

We have identified granting resources that have a positive track record for funding projects that align with the Portland in the Streets program areas.
VISIT: Individual Grant Information

Case Studies

Placemaking success stories in Portland.
VISIT: Please check back soon!

City and Community Resources

Community offices and bureaus offer partnering and guidance opportunities with your community projects.

  1. Community & Civic Life's Portland Neighborhood Association Pages.  Find your Neighborhood Association, District Coalitions, and Offices.
    VISIT: Neighborhood Association Page
  2. Community & Civic Life's Portland Neighborhood Directory.  Identify your Neighborhood Association and how to contact them.
    VISIT: Neighborhood Directory
  3. List of City agencies, bureaus, and external entities that issue use permitting and other services.  
    VISIT: Additional Permits page (hosted by PBOT)

Individual Grant Information