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Portland Bureau of Transportation

Phone: 503-823-5185

Fax: 503-823-7576

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

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Training and Information

ENFORCEMENT & EDUCATION: Pedestrian Crosswalk Education & Enforcement Actions

Listing of Crosswalk Education and Enforcement Actions conducted between August 2005 - present day

Rapid Flashing Beacons Interactive Map

An interactive map of Rapid Flashing Beacons installed in East Portland.

What is the purpose of a stop sign?

PBOT oversees the placement and installation of stop signs to provide for the safe, sustainable and efficient movement of people and goods. Safety is the primary factor of consideration in stop sign placement.

TRAINING: Pedestrian Safety 101 Training Module Notes

Notes portion of the "Pedestrian Safety 101" training module.

TRAINING: Pedestrian Safety 101 Training Module

Interested in teaching pedestrian safety to others? Use this Power Point presentation to share information about Oregon laws, pedestrian safety tips, and more to make our transportation system work better for everyone walking, rolling, and strolling.

What are Rapid Flash Beacons?

Rapid Flash Beacons (RFB) are installed at specific crossings to alert drivers to the presence of pedestrians.

INFORMATION: Traffic Calming Glossary

It's easy to get lost in jargon and abbreviations. We want you to understand the terms that traffic calming professionals may use.

INFORMATION: Oregon Vehicle Code-Speeding and Rules of the Road

Oregon Vehicle Code-Speeding and Rules of the Road


The VISION ZERO Safety Pledge indicates our individual commitment for driving responsibly

YARD SIGN LENDER PROGRAM: Yard Sign Lender Program Brochure

Yard signs are developed to remind drivers to SLOW DOWN and to LOOK for kids and seniors, STOP for people crossing and WATCH for people biking