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Information about the required transportation analysis for Type B short-term rentals. For use with accessory short-term rental (ASTR) permits with 3-5 bedrooms. You need this information along with your Type B short-term rental permit application.
Apply for a site development permit. You need a site development permit for clearing, grading, groundwork for new subdivisions, landslide repair, private streets and tree cutting. Learn more about site development permits, what you need for a completed application, get forms and apply online.
Portland Bureau of Transportation's Safe Routes to School program is installing temporary traffic playgrounds and playspaces starting summer 2020. Learn what traffic playgrounds and playspaces are, and where you can find them.
Neighborhood greenways are:
• Quiet, slow streets
• Streets that prioritize people walking, bicycling, and rolling
• The backbone of the Safe Routes to School network
• Connectors between neighborhoods, parks, schools, and business districts
Healthy Blocks allow residents to temporarily close a street to create more outdoor recreation space for people to enjoy while following social distancing guidelines. Permits may be requested for up to 8 hours per week.
PBOT is helping create more room in crowded areas where people, especially pedestrians, might find it harder to keep six feet apart, such as on narrow sidewalks, at crowded bus stops, or at busy intersections where people wait to cross. PBOT will use physical barriers, paint, and other markings.
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. Summer permits expired Oct. 31, 2021. Applications for Healthy Businesses permits now open.
Residents, property owners and our business community are an essential part of helping the city rebound quickly after a storm. Emergency resources, winter weather basics for residents and businesses, and how the Portland Bureau of Transportation (PBOT) prepares for and responds to winter weather.
The Portland Bureau of Transportation (PBOT) responds to road hazards day or night and will list winter weather road closures and chain advisories here, if any. Report road hazards to PBOT Maintenance emergency dispatch 24/7 at 503-823-1700.
邻里绿化道是适合步行、漫步、散步、骑行和娱乐的安静且缓慢行驶的街道 波特兰交通局 (Portland Bureau of Transportation, PBOT) 正在波特兰东部修建 25 英里的新绿化道,并设计“绿化道沿途寻宝”比赛,为探索波特兰东部的新绿化道增添乐趣。