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The City of Portland, Oregon

Portland, Oregon

Welcome to the official web site of the City of Portland, Oregon

General Information: 503-823-4000


1221 SW 4th Avenue, Room 110, Portland, OR 97204

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Right-of-way Improvement Requirements

Creating Public Streets and Pedestrian Connections through the Land Use and Building Permit Process

This document provides a range of design information and practices that support public street design through the land use and building permit process.

Pedestrian Design Guide

The purpose of the Pedestrian Design Guide is to integrate a wide range of design criteria and practices into a coherent set of standards that will, over time, promote an environment conducive to walking.


Driveway construction code and exceptions request form.

Local Transportation Infrastructure Charge (LTIC)

A charge on new infill development occurring on a local service traffic street without a curb (i.e. unimproved or under-improved) in single-dwelling residential zones.

Public Works Alternative Review Process

Process for proposing to build less than the standard required cross section for a frontage improvement.