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Downtown I-405 Pedestrian Safety and Operational Improvements Project

Engineering and design

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 2020
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Project Background

The project was conceived during the 2012 Pearl District Access and Circulation Plan and includes new marked crossings, curb extensions, street lighting and traffic signal upgrades.

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