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(May 3, 2017) Spring is finally here and that means it's time to start planning for your summer block party! Block parties are great for community-building. There is no better way to get to know your neighbors than by opening up your street for a potluck, barbecue, dance party or any other creative ideas you have to bring people together!
Ready to start planning? The first step to a successful block party is applying for a permit from the Portland Bureau of Transportation (PBOT) to safely open your block for people of all ages to gather, play and enjoy a car-free street.
To that end, PBOT is excited to announce some changes this year that will make throwing block parties easier than ever:
Go to www.pbotblockparty.com to find everything you need to apply for your block party! Our site will direct you to our new online application and payment portal, and translated paper applications.