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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

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Grand & Morrison Transfer

Here is the intersection of Grand & Union on the east side, a horse drawn streetcar transfer point. The Morrison Bridge had just been built and there was a horse car line across that bridge and there was another one that ran up MLK Blvd to the ferry to Vancouver. This was a point where you transferred from one line to another. Storekeeper opened a shop here to sell to waiting passengers - an easy example of transportation and land use integration.