Block party authorizations

Block party authorizations

Qualifying streets include dead-end streets and cul-de-sacs. Other neighborhood streets may be approved on a case-by-case basis. The block party must be supported by the residents of each dwelling fronting the street to be closed.

Application submittal requirements   

  1. Completed Block Party Authorization Application form
  2. Completed Block Party Street Closure Petition form (signed by a representative of each dwelling fronting the street to be closed)
  3. Map showing the street to be closed and houses facing it

Other requirements

  1. Block party hours are limited to daylight.
  2. Comply with all county and city ordinances.
  3. Close off the street with materials that adequately mark the closed-to-vehicles area. Vehicles may NOT be used to close off the street.
  4. Emergency vehicle access must be maintained at all times.
  5. The day of the block party, notify Tualatin Valley Fire & Rescue of the block party by calling non-emergency dispatch: 503-629-0111.
  6. After the block party is over, the area must be cleaned up promptly.