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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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Project Examples + Resources

Project Examples + Budget Estimates

The following examples are provided to inspire community imagination about the ideas that may be supported by this grant program, but don’t feel limited to what is presented here!  


Estimated Budget


Alleyway Improvements

$3000 - $5000

NE 28th / 29th Alley, between Killingsworth and Jarrett. Learn more

Transportation Education Campaigns

$500 - $2000

New York example: Car Free Day. Learn more

Creative Crosswalk Art

$4000 - $8000

Old Town-Chinatown Umbrella Crosswalk. Learn more

Painted Intersection

$500 - $2000

NE 8th and Holman Intersection Repair. Learn more

Street Seat

$10000 - $15000

Portland State University SW 4th and Market. Learn more

Utility Box Art

$3000 - $5000

Art box at SE 122nd and Division St. Learn more

These readings may inspire other ideas:

  1. Equitable Placemaking

  2. Lighter, Cheaper, Quicker Strategies

  3. Placemaking and Public Health

PBOT Program Examples + Resources


Estimated Budget

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Block Parties

$250 - $1000 

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Community Events 

$1000 - $5000

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Community Walk, Run or Activity 

$1000 - $3000

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Original Street Art Mural 

$500 - $2000 

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Urban Trails

$500 - $5000 

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 Current Projects and Initiatives

  1. Current Infrastructure Projects

  2. Fixing Our Streets

  3. Livable Streets Strategy

  4. Vision Zero