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Permits for the temporary use of the public right of way, including parking, sidewalk, lane, and street closures.
Vertical Infrastructure in the Public Right-of-Way
Portland in the Streets encourages people to re-imagine their right-of-way – streets, parking spaces, sidewalks, plazas, etc. – as places to enjoy and engage with the surrounding community. Find out how you can host a project or event in the streets.
Inspections and enforcement, dedications and easements, vacating a street, insurance and bond requirements, and leases.
An encroachment is a privately owned structure or infrastructure that is placed within the public right-of-way.
Link to PBOT permitting, land use services and other fees.
Transportation SDCs are one-time fees assessed to new development and changes in use
Portland's Public Works Permit Process
Permitting Updates - Code Guide
Learn when you need a Track Access Permit from Portland Streetcar and apply online.