(November 5, 2013) – The City of Portland Bureau of Transportation is asking Timbers soccer fans to consider their transportation options for Thursday’s 8 p.m. playoff game to keep streets and transit running smoothly.
Fans are encouraged to take Tri-Met or walk or take a bicycle. Ample temporary bicycle parking is available at Jeld-Wen Field. Fans who drive to the stadium are encouraged to park in one of the City’s Smart Park garages.
For parking meters, event rate pricing will be in effect at $3.50 per hour and will apply from 6:30 p.m. to 10 p.m. Regular parking rates of $1.60 per hour will apply at other times.
Northwest neighborhood event Zone M permit parking restrictions will be in effect from 6 p.m. to 10 p.m. Event-goers are encouraged to check out transportation and parking information online at www.trimet.org and www.portlandoregon.gov/transportation/timbers or visit www.portlandoregon.gov/smartpark.