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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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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: Better Naito to close on September 23

    Starting this week, the public will have a chance to weigh in on a permanent version of Better Naito - one of 18 projects under consideration in Central City in Motion project.

  2. Traffic Advisory: Paving on N Williams Avenue from N Beech Street to N Killingsworth Street from September 4 through 18

    People biking will be detoured to NE Cleveland Avenue for the project's duration.

  3. Traffic Advisory: Street improvements on SW Vermont Street on August 30-31

    The traveling public is advised to expect delays while repairs are being made. We ask the public to travel cautiously, observe all lane closures and directions by reader boards and flaggers, and use alternate routes if possible.

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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