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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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Contact PBOT

In Portland city limits, contact the Bureau of Transportation for help with street maintenance and traffic safety issues on City-maintained streets.


Downtown Office Front Desk

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

Office Hours: 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., Monday – Friday

Call for information or referrals to other PBOT departments.

General information line: 503-823-5185

Fax: 503-823-7576

Metered street parking is available and there are various Smart Park locations nearby (rates starting at $1.60/hour). Find directions (Google Maps) or locate public transportation (

Directions to PBOT Maintenance Facilities can be found here.


24/7 maintenance + repair

503-823-1700 or email

Please call our 24 hour/7 days a week hotline for maintenance and repair issues.


Pothole + Sinkhole Hotline



Report a non-immediate traffic safety issue

503-823-SAFE (7233) or email us at

Click here for examples of safety issues handled by our SAFE hotline


Contact Parking Enforcement



Report a sidewalk repair issue

503-823-1711 or email


File a nuisance complaint

503-823-CODE (2633)


Report a street light outage or problem

503-865-LAMP (5267) 


Report an abandoned auto



Report a broken parking meter or pay station



Report a problem with Downtown traffic + signals

503-865-MOVE (6683)


Don't see what you are looking for? Contact the City and County information and referral line at 503-823-4000 to be directed to any staff or program in any department at the City of Portland or Multnomah County.


For media inquiries, please contact Dylan Rivera at or 503-823-3723.