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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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Understanding Portland's streets

Road Etiquette: We're all in this together

Safe and considerate ways to share the road, whether you drive, bike or walk.

Understanding Portland's Bicycle Symbols and Markings

Portland has several unique street markings to help people driving and biking share the road.

Cross-Bikes: Portland's New Green Stripes

Green stripe pavement markings help bring attention to intersections where bikeways cross busy streets.

Bike Boxes

Portland's new green space - this brochure explains how bike boxes help prevent crashes at intersections.

Bike Box Brochure

Portland's new green space - this brochure explains how bike boxes help prevent crashes at intersections.

Getting a Green Light on a Bicycle at an Intersection

Very technical explanation by a traffic signal engineer for how to make traffic signals detect a bicycle waiting at an intersection.