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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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SW Capitol Highway: Multnomah Village to West Portland

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More than 40 neighbors joined PBOT and Bureau of Environmental Services staff for a walking tour on July 30, 2016 to identify opportunities and challenges along SW Capitol Highway.




Portland’s Bureau of Transportation and Bureau of Environmental Services are working in coordination on street and stormwater improvements on SW Capitol Highway. This project will improve safety and accessibility of travel while improving stormwater management and protecting water quality in local streams. Working together ensures successful outcomes—including reduced costs, improved efficiency, and enhanced service delivery to the Portland community.

The Capitol Highway: Multnomah Village to West Portland project will provide pedestrian and bicycle infrastructure and stormwater management facilities along SW Capitol Highway between SW Garden Home and SW Taylors Ferry roads. Design of the transportation and stormwater elements will be integrated.

Project Schedule
The project is currently in preliminary design. Further design refinements are expected over the next year in preparation for construction. Construction is expected to begin in 2019 and last approximately one year. More information will become available as project design progresses.

Total Project Budget
This joint PBOT-Environmental Services project will be funded through Fixing Our Streets, Transportation System Development Charges (TSDCs), and Environmental Services funds. Fixing Our Streets will contribute roughly $3,310,000 of the total anticipated budget of $10-15 million. Cost estimates will continue to be refined as design advances.

With questions, comments or for more information, please contact: Steve Szigethy
PBOT Project Manager

Becky Tillson
Environmental Services

For more information about the Fixing Our Streets Program, check in at the program webpage: 

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