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Southwest in Motion (SWIM)

SWIM Public Review Draft Available Now View a Draft of Appendix B and C - Relationship and amendments to the TSP

Southwest In Motion is a short-term prioritization, refinement, and implementation strategy for planned active transportation investments in Southwest Portland.The final plan will identify a realistic short-term action plan that provides basic walking and bicycling connectivity where they are needed most.

The draft plan includes:

  • Identification of priority short term walking and biking projects, such as bike lanes, sidewalks, shoulders, and neighborhood greenways.
  • List of short-term crossing enhancements, including enhanced and new crosswalk designs.
  • Discussion of other potential road safety enhancements, including walkable shoulders and traffic calming.
  • Promotion of key programs to support community-initiated projects, such as block parties, community plazas, and urban trails.
  • Policy recommendations to advance walking and biking in Southwest Portland.

The comment period of the public review draft will be open for six weeks from Monday, April 15th to Friday, May 24th. The City Council date for the final draft plan is not yet set.

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Contact Information

For more information, contact:
Nick Falbo at (503) 823-6152, or


Last updated: 04.15.19

SWIM - Draft Appendix B and C: Relationship and Amendments to the TSP

Appendix items related to the Transportation System Plan

Project Summary

An introduction to Southwest In Motion

Open House - Public Comments

Public comments received at the Southwest in Motion Open House

Open House - Summary Report

Summary report for the Southwest in Motion Open House

Open House Materials

Southwest In Motion Open House Materials

Stakeholder Working Group (SWG)

Agenda, notes, and materials from SWG meetings