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Office of Management & Finance

Revenue Bureau

Phone: 503-823-5157

Arts Tax: 503-865-4278

111 SW Columbia St, Suite 600, Portland, OR 97201

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Towing & Private Property Impounds

The Towing and Private Property Impound (PPI) Program promotes public safety and convenience by ensuring that municipal and private property contract towers are providing vehicle towing and storage services in a timely, courteous, safe, and professional manner.

Program contact: Marian Gaylord
Phone: (503) 865-2489 | Fax: (503) 823-9068


Towing: Frequently Asked Questions

Answers to a broad range of towing questions

Towing from Private Property

Tow requested by a property owner or business owner in the city of Portland (PPI - Private Property Impounds)

Municipal Tows

Tow requested by Portland Police, Portland Parking Enforcement, Port of Portland, ODOT, Multnomah County Sheriff, TriMet or Fairview Police

Towing Board of Review

Current Monthly Tow Packet, meetings, summaries, and bulletins

Heartbleed Security Notice

A serious security vulnerability known as "Heartbleed" was recently discovered in OpenSSL, a popular software library commonly used by many websites on the internet to encrypt communication between a user's computer and a web server.

PortlandOregon.gov is NOT affected by this vulnerability as it does not use the OpenSSL software library. Please rest assured we are dedicated to protecting your security on this website.