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COVID-19 Freeze for Multnomah County

The four-week (minimum) freeze is in effect through December 16th.

Apply for a Healthy Businesses permit

The Portland Bureau of Transportation’s (PBOT) Healthy Businesses permit allows temporary changes to streets to give people more space to conduct business safely amid our current public health crisis. Original permits expire Nov. 1. Applications for Winter Healthy Businesses permits now open.

Application takes 10-20 minutes. Due to a high volume of requests, we estimate 5-10 business days to respond. Approval time varies. Original Healthy Businesses permits expire Nov. 1, 2020. New Winter Healthy Businesses permits expire March 31, 2021.