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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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SW Main Street (1st to 3rd Ave)



Paving and restriping on SW Main Street from 1st to 3rd Avenue. Several measures will also be taken to increase safety for bikes and pedestrians. These improvements include addressing bicycle safety for bikes coming off the Hawthorne Bridge and merging with buses stopping between 1st and 2nd Avenue. All of these improvements will increase safety and efficiency while decreasing conflicts between drivers, buses, and people on bikes and on foot. The project is expected to be finished in 2017.

Construction Year

Estimated Construction in July/August 2017    Construction duration:  4 to 6 weeks

Traffic Impacts

1 motor vehicle lane to remain open during construction for cars and bikes

Improvements from Current Condition

Bus Loading lane will be constructed in concrete

Improvements to bike striping

Full depth pavement reconstruction between SW 1st and 2nd Avenues

Current Phase

50% Design

Total Project Budget

$350,000

View all projects on the Fixing Our Streets interactive map.