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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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Downtown Office Front Desk
1120 SW Fifth Ave, Suite 800, Portland, OR 97204
Office Hours: 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., Monday – Friday
Call for information or referrals to other PBOT departments.

General information line: 503-823-5185
Fax: 503-823-7576
Facebook: Portland Bureau of Transportation (PBOT)
Twitter: @PBOTinfo

Metered street parking is available and there are various Smart Park locations nearby (rates starting at $1.60/hour). Find directions (Google Maps) or locate public transportation (

Directions to PBOT Maintenance Facilities can be found here.

24/7 maintenance + repair
503-823-1700 or email
Please call our 24 hour/7 days a week hotline for maintenance and repair issues. 

Pothole + Sinkhole Hotline

Report a non-immediate traffic safety issue
503-823-SAFE (7233) or use the on-line form to contact the Traffic Safety and Neighborhood Livability Team.
Click here for examples of safety issues handled by our SAFE hotline

Contact Parking Enforcement

Report a sidewalk repair issue
503-823-1711 or email 

File a nuisance complaint
503-823-CODE (2633) 

Report a street light outage or problem
503-865-LAMP (5267) 


Report an abandoned auto

Report a broken parking meter or pay station

Report a problem with Downtown traffic + signals
503-865-MOVE (6683)

Don't see what you are looking for? Contact the City and County information and referral line at 503-823-4000 to be directed to any staff or program in any department at the City of Portland or Multnomah County. 

For media inquiries, only please contact Dylan Rivera at or 503-823-3723. Inquiries from the general public, please call the PBOT front desk at 503-823-5185,
8 a.m. to 5 p.m., Monday through Friday, or use the other options listed above.