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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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Connected Centers Plan: Jade and Rosewood

  • Pedestrian Connection Walkway in East Portland

  • Flag Lot Long, Narrow Property Parcels Can Be Developed In Ways That Increase Street Connectivity

  • Dead End Many Eastern Neighborhood Centers Suffer From Poor Street Connectivity

  • Pedestrian Connection Pathway in Eastern Neighborhood Center Housing Development

  • Residential Development Multi-dwelling Housing Development in an Eastern Neighborhood

  • Centers Locator Map Map of Project Area, Featuring the Jade District and Rosewood Neighborhood Centers

Read the Draft Plan

The draft Connected Centers Street Plan, a strategy for improving street connectivity in centers in Eastern Neighborhoods, has been released and is now available.

You can access the draft report here: Revised Draft of Connected Centers Plan

This strategy was developed in coordination with the Portland Bureau of Planning and Sustainability’s Better Housing by Design project revising development and design standards in Portland’s multi-dwelling zones. 

Visit the Connected Centers Plan Background page for more information.


A brief description of the purpose and intent of the Connected Centers Street Plan

Revised Draft of Connected Centers Plan

Proposed draft of the Connected Centers Plan. Revised on Oct. 18, 2019.

Street Connectivity in 2035 Comp Plan Centers

Memo outlining two options for improving street connectivity in areas designated for higher levels of growth within the new 2035 Comprehensive Plan, specifically Centers.

BHD Concept Plan

A summary of the updates to the Multi-Dwelling Zoning Code that are being proposed by the Better Housing by Design Team. The updates include many of the street connectivity code concepts that are being proposed in the Connected Centers Street Plan.

Public Workshop

The Connected Centers team will be holding a joint public workshop with the Better Housing by Design team on Saturday, February 25th from 10am to 12pm at the Community Hall Annex at Portland Community College Southeast.