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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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Our Mission Statement

The City of Portland Bureau of Transportation is a community partner in shaping a livable city. We plan, build, manage and maintain an effective and safe transportation system that provides people and businesses access and mobility. We keep Portland moving.

News Feed

  1. News Blog: Big changes coming to SW Naito Parkway thanks to Fixing Our Streets

    Open house on Wednesday, January 10 to showcase PBOT's plan to repave, rebuild and reconfigure SW Naito Parkway from I-405 to SW Jefferson Street.

  2. News Blog: Portlanders choose to take a Safe Ride Home on New Year’s Eve

    Thousands take advantage of free and discounted travel options for New Year's Eve

  3. News Release: PBOT, Portland Police Bureau encourage Portlanders to take a Safe Ride Home on New Year's Eve

    City program offers free and discounted travel options for New Year's Eve revelers

  4. Alert: PBOT prepares for possible flooding on Johnson Creek

    Potential for limited flooding along Johnson Creek between 10:00 p.m. tonight through the evening of Friday, December 29.

  5. Winter Weather Travel Advisory: PBOT warns public to expect freeze again Tuesday night, with possibility of additional precipitation

    Snow chains restriction remains in place overnight for W Burnside in Portland, SW Barnes Road in Washington County

The Bureau of Transportation fully complies with Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, the ADA Title II, and related statutes and regulations in all programs and activities. For accommodations, complaints, and additional information, contact the Title II and Title VI Coordinator at Room 1204, 1120 SW 5th Ave, Portland, OR 97204, or by telephone at 503-823-5185, City TTY 503-823-6868, or use Oregon Relay Service: 711.

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Engineers, Contractors and Consultants!

We've organized guidelines, technical standards and other information pertinent to your work into a special area. Visit For Engineers, Contractors and Consultants to find everything you need from PBOT.

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