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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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Speed limit changes since 2017

The Portland Bureau of Transportation regularly updates speed limits to support safety. The following streets received updated speed limits since 2017. (Speed limit changes in italics are pending installation of new speed limit signs; new speed limits take effect when new signs are posted.)

Quadrant Street (alphabetical) Start End Old speed (mph) New speed (mph) Method*
UPDATES IN 2020
SE 17th Milwaukie Ochoco 25 20 Statutory business
NE 33rd Broadway Lombard 30 25 Traditional
SW 35th Stephenson Taylors Ferry 30 25 Statutory residential
SW 45th Freeman Cameron 30 25 Statutory residential
SW 48th Taylors Ferry Woods Parkway 30 25 Statutory residential
NE 57th Sandy Fremont 30 25 Statutory residential
SW Beaverton-Hillsdale 25th 65th 40 35 Traditional
E Burnside Martin Luther King Jr. 14th 25 20 Statutory business
SE Flavel 52nd 92nd 30 25 Statutory residential
SE Flavel 112th Deardorff 30 25 Statutory residential
NE Prescott 42nd 121st Place 30 25 Statutory residential
UPDATES IN 2019
SE 7th Washington Division 30 25 Traditional
SE 11th Sandy Milwaukie 30 25 Traditional
NE/SE 12th Lloyd Milwaukie 30 25 Traditional
NE 15th Prescott Dekum 30 25 Statutory residential
NE 20th / 21st Broadway Oregon 30 25 Alternative
NE 33rd Drive Columbia Elrod 40 35 Traditional
SE 45th / 46th Harney Martins 30 25 Statutory residential
NE/SE 60th Halsey Stark 30 25 Statutory residential
SE 72nd Harold Clatsop 30 25 Statutory residential
SE 110th Drive / 111th / 112th Harold Mt. Scott 35 30 Alternative
SE 136th Division Foster 30 25 Statutory residential
NE/SE 148th Glisan Powell 35 30 Traditional
SE 162nd Stark Powell 40 35 Traditional
SE 174th Division Powell 35 25 Statutory residential
N Argyle Columbia Denver 35 30 Alternative
SE Belmont Grand 25th 30 25 Traditional
SW Capitol 49th Lesser 30 25 Statutory residential
N Chautauqua Willamette Columbia 30 25 Statutory residential
NE Couch Burnside 14th 25 20 Statutory business
SE Duke 52nd 82nd 30 25 Statutory residential
N Fessenden St. Louis Columbia Way 35 25 Statutory residential
SE Foster Powell 94th 35 25 Traditional
SE Foster 102nd Barbara Welch 40 35 Traditional
NE Fremont Cleveland Chávez 30 25 Statutory residential
NE Fremont 52nd 92nd 30 25 Statutory residential
NE Fremont 102nd 122nd 35 30 Alternative
N Greeley Going Killingsworth 35 30 Traditional
NE Halsey 66th Weidler 35 30 Traditional
NE Halsey Weidler 114th 25-30 20 Statutory business
NE Halsey 137th 162nd 45 40 Traditional
SE Holgate 28th 91st 30 25 Statutory residential
SE Holgate 122nd 136th 30 25 Statutory residential
NE Marine 33rd 185th 45 40 Alternative
SE Milwaukie Clinton Powell 30 25 Traditional
SE Morrison Grand 25th 30 25 Traditional
SW Multnomah Kelsi Ct. 45th 40 35 Traditional
SW Multnomah 45th Barbur 35 30 Traditional
NE Sandy 47th 82nd 35 30 Traditional
SE Sandy Burnside Washington 30 25 Traditional
N St. Louis Lombard Fessenden 35 25 Statutory residential
NE Sunderland 33rd 33rd 30 25 Alternative
SW Vermont 45th Oleson 35 30 Alternative
NE Weidler Halsey 114th 30 20 Statutory business
UPDATES IN 2018
All All residential streets n/a n/a 25 20 Special clause
NE/SE 20th Oregon Hawthorne 30 25 Statutory residential
SE 50th Powell Hawthorne 35 30 Traditional
SE 52nd Division Powell 30 25 Statutory residential
NE 57th Halsey Sandy 30 25 Statutory residential
NE 92nd Fremont Halsey 30 25 Statutory residential
NE 102nd Sandy Mason 35 30 Traditional
NE/SE 102nd / 103rd / Cherry Blossom Wasco 106th 35 30 Traditional
NE Alberta Interstate Albina 30 25 Statutory residential
NE Benjamin Fremont 92nd 30 25 Statutory residential
SW Capitol Garden Home Taylors Ferry 35 25 Alternative
N Channel Dolphin Going 40 35 Alternative
SE Cherry Blossom / 112th 106th Holgate 35 30 Traditional
N Columbia Way Fessenden Columbia 35 30 Alternative
SW Corbett Hamilton Boundary 30 25 Alternative
NE Dekum Martin Luther King Jr. 33rd 30 25 Statutory residential
SW Fairview Knight Fischer 25 20 Statutory residential
N Greeley Killingsworth Lombard 30 25 Statutory residential
SW Hamilton Scholls Ferry Dosch 30 25 Statutory residential
SE Harold 92nd 136th 30 25 Statutory residential
NE Killingsworth Greeley Interstate 30 25 Statutory residential
N Lagoon Going Dolphin 40 35 Alternative
N Lombard Buchanan Russet 35 30 Traditional
NE Marine Drive Marine Way 33rd Drive 40 35 Alternative
N Peninsular Columbia Lombard 30 25 Statutory residential
N Portsmouth Willamette Columbia 30 25 Statutory residential
NE Prescott Martin Luther King Jr. 42nd 30 25 Statutory residential
NE Sandy 147th City limit 45 40 Traditional
NE San Rafael 122nd 148th 30 25 Alternative
NW Skyline Cornell City limit 40 35 Alternative
SE Stark 76th 82nd 30 20 Statutory business
SE Stark 109th City limit 35 30 Special clause
SE Steele 28th 52nd 30 25 Statutory residential
SW Taylors Ferry 35th Terwilliger 30 25 Traditional
SW Taylors Ferry Terwilliger Macadam 40 35 Traditional
N Willis Portsmouth Peninsular 30 25 Statutory residential
UPDATES IN 2017
NE 42nd Fremont Killingsworth 30 25 Statutory residential 
NE 42nd Killingsworth Holman 35 25 Statutory residential 
SE 13th 14th Malden 25 20 Statutory business
NE 162nd Sandy Interstate 84 40 35 Traditional
SW 35th Ave/Dr Taylors Ferry Stephenson 35 30 Alternative
SE 92nd Lincoln Reedway 35 30 Alternative
SE 92nd Tolman Flavel 35 30 Traditional
SE 99th/96th Ave/Dr Stark Division 35 30 Alternative
NE Ainsworth MLK 33rd 30 25 Statutory residential
NE Alberta 13th 31st 25 20 Statutory business
SW Columbia Jefferson 14th 30 25 Traditional
N Denver / Interstate / OR 99W Argyle Schmeer 45 40 Traditional
SE Division 82nd City limit 35 30 Traditional
SE Harney Dr / 45th Pl 52nd Johnson Creek 35 30 Traditional
SE Hawthorne 30th 52nd 25 20 Statutory business
SE Holgate 92nd 136th 35 30 Alternative
SW Huber Capitol 35th 35 30 Alternative
SW Jefferson NW 20th SW 14th 30 25 Traditional
SW Lesser Capitol City limit 30 25 Statutory residential
N Lombard Richmond Philadelphia 25 20 Statutory business 
SE Milwaukie Yukon Knapp 25 20 Statutory business 
SE Milwaukie Powell Martins 30 25 Traditional
NW Naito Pkwy / Front Ave Steel Bridge Broadway Bridge 35 30 Traditional
NW Naito Pkwy / Front Ave Broadway Bridge NW 21st 40 35 Traditional
SE Stark 97th 109th 35 30 Traditional
SE Stark 109th City limit 40 35 Traditional 
SW Stephenson 35th Boones Ferry 35 30  Alternative
SE Washington 100th Stark 35 30 Traditional
N Willamette Richmond Rosa Parks 35 30 Alternative
SE Woodstock 57th 91st 35 30 Alternative
SE Woodstock 41st 50th 25 20 Statutory business

*There are several ways PBOT requests updated speed limits.

5/11/2020