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Current Street Projects
Current Bicycle Projects
The City of Portland maintains 140,937 signs on 88,432 posts and poles in Portland
Streetscape design standards were developed to address environmental considerations, neighborhood speeding, traffic reduction, and neighborhood livability.
Striping and in-pavement markings increase traffic safety, improve traffic circulation, and increase capacity.
The public street improvement permit program supports new development / re-development projects. The City requires developers to make certain public street improvements in conjunction with construction projects on private property.
The LID is a method that allows a group of property owners to share the cost of street improvements. In addition, the City provides a long-term, low-interest financing to help property owners pay for improvements in a manner that they can afford.
The substandard street improvement permit allows residents of an existing neighborhood to grade and/or pave their street.