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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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SE Powell Boulevard

Motor Vehicle HCN Pedestrian HCN Bicycle HCN

Powell Boulevard is part of the High Crash Network for people driving, walking and biking.

Upcoming funded safety fixes on Powell Boulevard* Timing
Chávez, 50th, 82nd: additional lighting, bus shelter improvements, and/or access management TBD (TriMet delivery)
47th, 57th, 61st, 79th, 145th, 151st: crossing improvements TBD (TriMet delivery)
107th/108th: new signal (part of 100s Greenway extension) 2020
I-205-122nd: safety enhancements 2023
122nd-136th: enhanced crossings, rapid flashing beacons, sidewalks, protected bike lanes, center turn lanes, lighting, and drainage 2019-20
136th-174th: safety enhancements 2023
8th-87th: larger signal heads, improved intersection warning signage, vegetation trimming 2021-24 (federally funded)

*Projects often change during the design process. Please check back for updates.

70s Neighborhood Greenway

Speed bumps and enhanced crossings for pedestrian and bicyclists at busy streets and near schools

East Portland Access to Employment & Education

Sidewalks, street crossings, bus stops, bikeway facilities and other safety improvements in East Portland

TriMet: Better Walking Access to Transit

Working with local cities to improve sidewalks, crossings and other amenities for a safer, easier walk to transit

ODOT: I-205 to 174th

Safety improvements for Outer Powell

East Portland in Motion

Projects to improve conditions for walking, biking, and taking transit

2015 SE Powell Blvd Safety Map

This map shows improvements built and identified on SE Powell Blvd from SE 7th to SE 92nd.

2015 SE Powell Blvd Safety Plan

This plan summarizes crash data on SE Powell Blvd and identifies recommend safety actions and projects.