1120 SW Fifth Ave, Suite 800, Portland, OR 97204
An outreach program to encourage walking for fitness and transportation
The Pedestrian Advisory Committee (PAC) is a citizen’s volunteer committee, giving guidance to the City on pedestrian issues. Click to learn about the PAC’s mission, current agendas, minutes, and members.
The plan identifieds a network of seven priority urban trails through Southwest Portland, a series of proposed improvements and implmentation plans for maintaining and improving the trails. Adopted in 2000.
Volunteer to collect pedestrian and bicycle count and survey data the second week of September
The Portland Pedestrian Design Guide is in PDF format.(You will need to have Adobe Acrobat Reader to view them.)
This is a link to the City?s Americans with Disabilities (ADA) Curb Ramp Request program, including forms and criteria for requesting curb ramps.
Pedestrian Signals, Crosswalks, other improvements. This section gives details on how our signals work, the different types of sidewalks and other design characteristics of the pedestrian system.
A link to the City?s pedestrian policies in the Comprehensive Plan (Goal 6) and to a map of the Pedestrian Street Classifications.
This document outlines the criteria that guide the Portland Bureau of Transportation in selecting priority locations for installing ADA compliant curb ramp.
Links and contact information regarding sidewalk cafes and other elements in the sidewalk corridor that can become obstructions or barriers.
Check out these great programs, classes and information sources.
Walking and pedestrian issues
Willamette Pedestrian Coalition The Willamette Pedestrian Coalition is a non-profit community-based membership organization in the greater Portland area dedicated to promoting walking and making the conditions for walking safe and attractive.
Resources to get you moving in the right direction.
Link to pedestrian safety education materials, crash data and more by Portland's Community and School Traffic Safety Partnership
Find walking maps for Southwest, North, Northeast and Southeast Portland
Funded sidewalk projects in design and construction.
To report broken or lifting sidewalk for posting and repair, call 503-823-1711.