(March 2, 2015) – With the first Timbers’ home game starting at 7:30 p.m. March 7, the City of Portland Bureau of Transportation is asking Timbers fans to consider their transportation options for all games this season in order to keep streets and transit running smoothly.
Fans are encouraged to take TriMet or walk or bicycle. Ample temporary bicycle parking is available at Providence Park. People who drive are encouraged to park in one of the City’s SmartPark garages.
Event rate pricing of $3.50 per hour will be in effect at area parking meters from 5 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 also will be in effect from 5 p.m. to 10 p.m.
Event-goers are encouraged to check out transportation and parking information at www.trimet.org and www.portlandoregon.gov/transportation/timbers or visit www.portlandoregon.gov/smartpark.
The Portland Bureau of Transportation (PBOT) is the steward of the City’s transportation system, and a community partner in shaping a livable city. We plan, build, manage and maintain an effective and safe transportation system that provides access and mobility. www.portlandoregon.gov/transportation