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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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National Bicycle and Pedestrian Documentation Project

trail usersAs part of the National Bicycle and Pedestrian Documentation Project (and in partnership with Metro), the Portland Bureau of Transportation conducts an annual census of people walking, people biking, and other users (such as people using skateboards and wheelchairs) on trails across the city. There are currently 66 sites on trails including Springwater Corridor, Willamette Greenway, I-205 path, and more. Volunteers always needed! 

For more information, visit http://bikepeddocumentation.org/.

 Portland Trail Counts

Click here for 2016 results!

Thank you to all the volunteers who helped to make the 2016 Trail Count a success! We hope to see you back again next year.

For information & data requests, contact Taylor Sutton, taylor.sutton@portlandoregon.gov.


2017 Count Dates

The National Count days for 2017 are during the week of September 11, 2017. The specific dates and times are:

  • Tuesday, September 12th, 5:00 – 7:00pm
  • Wednesday, September 13th, 5:00 – 7:00pm
  • Thursday, September 14th, 5:00 – 7:00pm
  • Saturday, September 16th, 9:00 – 11:00am (select locations only)
  • Sunday, September 17th, 9:00 – 11:00am (select locations only)

2017 Volunteer Training

Interested in helping out? Attend one of these trainings at Metro, 600 NE Grand Ave, Room 270:

  • Wednesday, August 30 @ 4-5pm
  • Wednesday, August 30 @ 5:30-6:30pm

Not able to attend? On-line training is available, contact Taylor @ PBOT, taylor.sutton@portlandoregon.gov.


Count Sites

 

 Not sure which form to use? Check the list at tinyurl.com/pdxtrailcounts2016 and look for the 'count form' column.


If you are interested in conducting a count in the Metro region outside of Portland contact Metro for more information: Mel Huie, 503-797-1731, Mel.Huie@oregonmetro.gov.

Metro Regional coordination effort webpage: http://www.oregonmetro.gov/index.cfm/go/by.web/id=34074


 

Past Datastreet

NBPDP Portland Count Summary September 2016

NBPDP Portland Count Summary September 2015

NBPDP Portland Count Summary September 2014

NBPDP Portland Count Summary Septemeber 2013

NBPDP Portland Count Summary September 2012

NBPDP Portland Count Summary September 2011

NBPDP Portland Count Summary September 2010

NBPDP Portland Count Summary May 2010

NBPDP Portland Count Summary September 2008