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 (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. Notify Sheriff's Office 503-846-2700 and Fire Marshall/fire station. Event hours are limited to daylight
  2. Comply with all county and city ordinances
  3. Prompt clean-up of the area after the event
  4. Close off the street with materials that adequately mark the closed-to-vehicles area. Vehicles may NOT be used to close off the street.