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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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Active Transportation

  1. The Active Transportation Division, click picture to learn more.

  2. Portland Sunday Parkways, click picture to learn more.

  3. SmartTrips - resources and activities, click here to learn more.

  4. Safe Routes to School, click picture to learn more.

  5. Pedestrian resources, click picture to learn more.

  6. Bicycling resources, click picture to learn more.

We want to make sure everyone who lives, works or runs a business in Portland knows about all the options they have for getting around.  By choosing to walk, bike, take transit, and carpool Portlanders increase fitness, save money, reduce traffic congestion, and help maintain a liveable environment.


“So, if you're out tonight, don't forget, if you're on your bike, wear white.” -  Mick Jagger, 1967 
(from the song “Something Happened To Me Yesterday,” from the album “Between the Buttons”)


  • Great time tabling at biz-led N Williams Rider Appreciation Day. Only regret is missing the fun at the other stops: 16 hours ago
  • RT @danforester: @PBOTactive thanks for cutting back the blackberries in the bike lane up the N Interstate hill by Kaiser - very much appre… 17 hours ago
  • Thanks to N Williams businesses for Rider Appreciation Day. We had a great time talking about the N Williams project. 18 hours ago Embedded image permalink
  • Biking home on N Williams? Stop by Rider Appreciation Day. Free treats & we're here talking about the N Williams Traffic Safety Project. 1 day ago

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  1. Jul 23

    Welcome SmartTrips Targets New Movers for 2014

    Program offers tips and tools for those finding their way around a new neighborhood

  2. Jul 21

    Transportation and community partnership delivers 84 new parking spaces to East Portland commercial areas.

    East Portland Bike and Shop pilot serves 12 businesses and organizations

  3. Jun 16

  4. Jun 5

  5. May 21

    New bike lanes and fresh paving on SW Vermont provide safer connections to SW schools

    Project improved bikeways to Rieke Elementary and Wilson High School