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Planning and Sustainability

Innovation. Collaboration. Practical Solutions.

Phone: 503-823-7700

Fax: 503-823-7800

1900 SW 4th Ave, Suite 7100, Portland, OR 97201

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Right-of-way Permits


Locating recycling containers in the public right-of-way (on the street or sidewalk) requires a permit from the Bureau of Transportation.

  • An application must be filled out and submitted.

  • The permit takes 3-5 days to process once application is received.

  • Cost is based on location and duration

Visit the Portland Bureau of Transportation for more information.

Phone: 503-823-7365

Heartbleed Security Notice

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