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Portland Bureau of Transportation

We keep Portland moving

Phone: 503-823-5185

Fax: 503-823-7576

1120 SW Fifth Ave, Suite 800, Portland, OR 97204

More Contact Info

Heavy Rain

Alerts - Stay Informed

Links to weather and flood information

Easy care for storm drains

Autumn tips on how you can help prevent street flooding: clear storm grates of leaves

Managing Stormwater

How the City prepares for and responds to localized street flooding

Landslide Prevention

How you can help prevent landslides

Sandbag Locations

Sand and sandbags available to the general public

Safety Tips

Inclement weather safety tips for pedestrians, bicyclists, motorists, and transit users

Johnson Creek

Closure and detour routes, sandbag locations, and flood stage tracking for Johnson Creek


A selection of brochures available for download

Heartbleed Security Notice

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