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The City of Portland, Oregon

Planning and Sustainability

Innovation. Collaboration. Practical Solutions.

Phone: 503-823-7700

Curbside Hotline: 503-823-7202

1900 SW 4th Ave, Suite 7100, Portland, OR 97201

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Right-of-way Permits

Temporary placement of trash or recycling containers in the public right-of-way requires a permit from the Portland Bureau of Transportation.  For information on Temporary Street Use Permits, please visit

Trash and recycling containers on sidewalk