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The City of Portland, Oregon

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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Traffic Safety Resources

Bling Your Thing!

Free reflective stickers available at upcoming events

Boy with reflective stickers on sleeves in front of Vision Zero table

Darker days bring a greater risk of crashes. To help make us all more visible, we'll be providing retro-reflective stickers that you can apply to outerwear, strollers, backpacks, bikes, helmets, canes, or walkers.

We'll be providing retro-reflective stickers at the following Winter Travel One-Stop Shops and community events:

December 8, 2019, 3:00 PM – 5:00 PM
North Portland Library, 512 N Killingsworth St, Portland, OR 97217

December 9, 2019, 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM
North Portland Library, 512 N Killingsworth St, Portland, OR 97217

December 10, 2019, 4:45 PM - 6:00 PM
Midland Library, 805 SE 122nd Ave, Portland, OR 97233
This event will be available to Adult Literacy class participants and other library patrons

December 11, 9:00 AM – 10:00 AM
Meals on Wheels/IRCO Food Box distribution at East Portland Community Center, 740 SE 106th Ave, Portland, OR 97216

December 12, 2019, 3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Charles Jordan Community Center, 900 N Foss Ave, Portland, OR 97203

December 16, 2019, 3:00 PM - 5:00 PMCharles Jordan Community Center, 900 N Foss Ave, Portland, OR 97203

December 18, 9:00 AM – 10:00 AM
Meals on Wheels/IRCO Free Food Market at East Portland Community Center,  740 SE 106th Ave, Portland, OR 97216

December 18, 2019, 3:30 PM – 4:00 PM
The Rosewood Initiative, 16126 SE Stark St, Portland, OR 97233
This activity is open to all community members and is planned in advance of a 4:00 PM scheduled Refugee and Immigrant Hospitality Outreach (RIHO) meeting.

January 25, 2020, 9:30 AM - 2:30 PM
Fix-It Fair - Ockley Green Middle School, 6031 N Montana Ave, Portland, OR 97217

February 29, 2020 9:30 AM - 2:30 PM
Fix-It Fair - Floyd Light Middle School, 10800 SE Washington St, Portland, OR 97216


Vision Zero Driver Safety Videos

Man pointing to SPEED LIMIT 20 sign

The Vision Zero team created a series of brief safety videos to address some of Portland's top safety issues.The videos were created for Portland's private for-hire drivers.

These fun videos showcase important safety information that is valuable for all of those who drive in Portland - take a look! 


PBOT programs and services

Crosswalk education and enforcement actions reinforce safe behavior

Neighborhood greenways are streets that prioritize walking and biking

Safe Routes to School helps children walk, bike, and roll to school

SmartTrips offers advice for traveling in Portland

Traffic safety concerns can be reported to PBOT

Vision Zero seeks to end all traffic deaths and serious injuries

Yard Sign Lender program supports safety messaging


Key Vision Zero safety tools

Crash data

Crosswalks

Left turn calming

Medians (access management)

Message boards about traffic deaths

Pedestrian hybrid beacons (formerly called HAWK signals)

Rapid flashing beacons

Red light cameras

Resources for traffic crash victims and family members

Road reorganizations

Speed limits

Speed safety cameras

Stop signs

Streetlighting

Traffic safety education

Traffic safety sensors

Vision clearance at intersections

Work zone detours


Traffic Safety Education

Hands-on and classroom driver safety training.