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The City of Portland, Oregon

Planning and Sustainability

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PBOT Permit Parking Information

Document Summary and Major Policy Questions

This document uses the Dr. Shoup response and the Parking Permit Primer to frame the major policy questions that should be asked before a parking permit program is designed or implemented

Parking Permit Primer

City staff created a primer that explains various types of permit permits, the City’s current parking permit program (the Area Parking Permit Program), and a summary of how other cities across the country implement overnight parking permits

Response to Donald Shoup’s Editorial

In January, Dr. Donald Shoup suggested an overnight parking permit program as a solution to potential parking issues. City staff reviewed the editorial and responded about the practicality Dr. Shoup’s suggestion