Do you have a non-urgent traffic safety concern?
Use this quick and easy on-line form to contact the Traffic Safety and Neighborhood Livability Team.
An agent will direct your concern to the appropriate staff. Or you may call PBOT’s 503-823-SAFE hotline and leave a message for one of our agents.
Due to the volume of requests, please allow an average of 16 weeks for a response to your concern.
The Traffic Safety and Livability Team helps PBOT respond to the following safety issues:
|Traffic Safety Issue||Examples of these Service Requests|
|Intersection Safety||Traffic signal, traffic sign and pavement marking requests|
|Pedestrian Safety*||Crosswalks, signals, visibility and enforcement|
|School Safety||Safe routes, school drop-off and pick-up operations, school crosswalks, bus zones, and education|
|Speeding||Enforcement and speed zone review|
|Visibility||Intersection and sign visibility concerns|
|Bicycle Safety||Bicycle safety-related concerns|
|Parking Safety **||Parking removal request for safety purposes|
|Capital Projects Requests***||Sidewalks, bike and pedestrian improvements, signals and intersection improvements|
* Click here for curb ramp requests.
** Click here for abandoned auto complaints.
** Click here for Parking Enforcement.
*** Click here for non-maintained streets. Initial requests for Capital Projects should also be forwarded to the 503-823-SAFE hotline. These requests are recorded and the information is forwarded to the appropriate staff person.
Our Maintenance Dispatch Team will assess your concern and may assign maintenance crews based on the issue and its priority.
Our Maintenance Dispatch Team helps PBOT respond to the following safety issues:
|Maintenance & Repair Safety Issue||Examples of these Service Requests|
|Traffic Sign Repairs||Speed, traffic control or directional sign down or damaged|
|Traffic Signals & Equipment||Repair of non-functioning traffic signals|
|Pavement Markings and Conditions||Faded pavement markings / Paving condition issues / Potholes|
|Sidewalks||Sidewalk repairs or hazards|
|Visibility / Clearing||Overgrown vegetation cutting / pruning|
|Street Cleaning / Drainage||Street sweeping / clogged drains / drainage problems|
- Report street light outages and malfunctions to 503-865-LAMP (5267)
- Request a New Street Light