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The City of Portland, Oregon

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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Temporary Parking, Sidewalk, Street Use Permits

PBOT Temporary Street Use Permitting issues permits for temporary use of the public right of way, including parking, sidewalk, lane and street closures. Permits are issued as per Title 16, 17 and 24 of Portland City Code.

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Updates:

**Starting Monday, 8/13/18, all Temporary Street Use Permits will be applied for, paid, and issued electronically. For more information, please visit our Application Process page.

**The Development Services Center will be closed on these days:

11/12/18, 11/22/18- 11/23/18, 12/24/18 - 12/25/18, 12/31/18 - 1/1/19

Please send an email to CPAC@portlandoregon.gov with any questions or concerns regarding these dates.**

*PBOT is implementing changes to the Rose Festival and Holiday Moratoriums. For more information, please visit our Moratorium Page.*

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 Permit Types: 

  • Simple Temporary Street Use Permit (Parking Only)
    Reserving on-street parking to facilitate loading/unloading for events, short term construction/utility work, tree trimming, etc. The Simple Temporary Street Use Permit is intended for all 'parking-only' requests. Requests that also include the use or closure of a sidewalk, bike/traffic lane, or street, need to be submitted through the Complex permit below.

  • Complex Temporary Street Use Permit (Traffic Control)
    To use or close a sidewalk, bike/traffic lane, or street, and reserve any necessary parking for: construction, utility work, crane lifts, etc. This application is for any work requiring traffic control (the use or closure of a sidewalk, lane, or street).

  • Renew a Permit
    Submit a request to a renew an ongoing permit, or reissue a permit that you have had in the past. Please include your existing permit number(s) and your desired dates. As with all of our permits, please allow at least 7-10 business days for processing.

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 | Quick Permit | Event Permits |

Questions? Call or email us using our contact information below.


The Permit Center Transportation Counter
1900 SW 4th Ave. 1st Floor, Portland, OR 97201
Phone: 503.823.7365  Fax: 503.865.3442  Email: cpac@portlandoregon.gov
Open: Mon, Tues, Wed, Fri 8:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m., Thurs 8:00 a.m. to Noon

 


 

The Bureau of Transportation fully complies with Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, the ADA Title II, and related statutes and regulations in all programs and activities. For accommodations, complaints, and additional information, contact the Title II and Title VI Coordinator at Room 1204, 1120 SW 5th Ave, Portland, OR 97204, or by telephone at 503-823-5185, City TTY 503-823-6868, or use Oregon Relay Service: 711.