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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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Permitting

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Proposed: Utility Cabinets in the Right of Way (Administrative Rules)

Over the past year, the Portland Bureau of Transportation has worked with the Office of Community Technology to modify existing Administrative Rules for utilities locating in the right-of-way As it stan

Voluntary Sidewalk Repair Permits

A Minor Improvement Permit is required before making voluntary repairs to sidewalks, driveways and curbs. (However, if you have received a notice from the City requiring a repair, please use the below link for the Sidewalk Maintenance Program.)

Encroachment Permits

An encroachment is a privately owned structure or infrastructure that is placed within the public right-of-way.