The Transportation Committee focuses on transportation issues in the Sellwood-Moreland neighborhood, including auto, pedestrian, bicycle and transit concerns.  The committee addresses a broad range of topics from safe bicycle and pedestrian routes, to TriMet services, to neighborhood parking, and more.

The Committee consists of all SMILE members (residents, businesses and owners of property in the neighborhood) who regularly attend Committee meetings.


January 18, 2017

February 15, 2017

March 15, 2017

May 17, 2017

June 21, 2017

July 19, 2017

August 16, 2017

September 27, 2017 (special meeting regarding SE Tacoma and Sellwood Bridge)

October 18, 2017

November 15, 2017

December 12, 2017 (special meeting regarding SE Tacoma and Sellwood Bridge)

January 17, 2018

February 21, 2018

March 21, 2018

May 18, 2018

July 25, 2o18

August 15, 2018

September 19, 2018

October 17, 2018

November 15, 2018

December 19, 2018

January 16, 2019

February 20, 2019

March 20, 2019

April 17, 2019

June 19, 2019

July 17, 2019


PBOT neighborhood speed bump proposal

Tacoma Traffic Options Pros and Cons – December 2017

Tacoma Traffic Options Matrix – Fall 2017

Tacoma Traffic Analysis – Summer 2017

Proposed Duplex on 8325 SE 19th

Proposed Apartment Development on 7119 SE Milwaukie

SE Reedway Over-crossing webpage and information

SE Reedway Over-crossing – letter to City

Speed limit on SE 13th Avenue

Request City Council to implement parking management toolkit


    • You are welcome and encouraged to attend committee meetings.  We meet 6 p.m. to 7:15 p.m. on the third Wednesday of every month before the monthly SMILE Board meeting. Unless otherwise noted, the meetings are at the SMILE Station, 8210 SE 13th Ave.
  • If you have a transportation issue you’d like SMILE to address, please ask that the issue be placed on a Transportation Committee meeting agenda.   Please plan to attend that meeting to discuss your idea or concern.  This ensures a fair opportunity for others to participate in discussion of the issue. Email the Transportation Committee chair at


Traffic Safety

Have a neighborhood traffic safety concern?  Contact the City of Portland SAFE program:

Other Neighborhood Safety Issues

  • Sidewalk repair: 503-823-1711 or email
  • Sidewalk obstructions:  503-823-CODE (2633)
  • Street light outage or problem:  503-865-LAMP (5267) 
  • Pothole + sinkhole hotline: 503-823-1700
  • Downed trees: 503-823-8733
  • Parking enforcement: 503-823-5195
  • Traffic counts for many neighborhood streets
  • For more information on Portland Bureau of Transportation Services, visit their website

Maps and Schedules

Community Resources

  • Nextdoor (view and post community news and information)