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The City of Portland, Oregon

Portland Bureau of Transportation

Phone: 503-823-5185

Fax: 503-823-7576

1120 SW Fifth Ave, Suite 1331, Portland, OR 97204

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Co-located Publication Boxes


A permittee may install a co-located publication box, at their own expense, in compliance with all of the following conditions:

  • All required Permits must be obtained (per TRN-8.08)
  • All Siting Requirements are met
  • All Insurance Requirements are met
  • All Maintenance Requirements are met and co-located publication box permittee agrees in writing as a condition of issuance of permit to be responsible of ensuring compliance with these maintenance requirements
  • The proposed col-located publication box provides sufficient compartments for distribution of all publications being distributed within 175 feet of the proposed location as of the date of installation of box


Displays on the co-located publication boxes:

  • No permittee of above box may accept anything of value for the display of any speech or image on the co-located publication box
  • Distributor of each publication may display the publication within the window to which the box it is assigned in the co-located publication box
  • Distributor may display any speech or image of its choice, limited to no more than 4 inches in height on each of the following: front, side, back and door of co-located publication box
  • No other speech or image may be displayed with the exception of the notice required by subsection 17.46.050B