Most City offices closed Wednesday, June 19, to observe Juneteenth

The City of Portland recognizes Juneteenth as a formal day of remembrance to honor Black American history and the end of slavery in the United States. Learn about Juneteenth.

Personal safety community resources

A student is smiling mid-jump while playing double-dutch jump rope as seven of their peers watch with their backpacks on.
Often overlooked, personal safety is core to making our streets safe. It's part of our Vision Zero and Safe Routes to School programs. To realize a safe transportation system that provides all people access and mobility to where they need to go, we must proactively take care of each other.

How to create a street that makes you and others around you feel safe

Participate in a training or workshop

Report bias and hate

Report threats to school safety

  • Report threats to school safety on SafeOregon's 24/7 tip line. Note: This tip line is not for immediate emergency response; emergency situations should always go to 9-1-1.

Access crisis support