Multnomah County Courthouse Parking Not Available - Public Transportation Recommended
Parking is not provided by the Court.
Jurors are not compensated for the parking expenses.
Riding public transportation is recommended. The public transportation in the Portland metro area includes Portland Streetcar
, Max Light Rail
, and bus services
. For schedules and more information, please visit the TriMet
web site. Bicycles may be secured to a sidewalk rack in the front of the courthouse on 4th Avenue, if you bicycle to jury duty. The bike racks are not covered or protected from the weather. For downtown Portland bicycle parking locations
, please see Office of Transportation
web site. Portland Downtown On Street Parking
In Downtown District, on street parking is paid at a parking pay stations/SmartMeters. These machines accept coins and credit/debit cards as a payment(s).
Parking is generally restricted by time and the sign above the pay station indicates the maximum allowed parking time for that particular meter area (usually one side of a street block is covered by one meter). Current parking meter rate is $1.60 per hour. Parking meters operate 8 am to 7 pm, Monday through Saturday, and 1 pm to 7 pm Sunday, unless otherwise posted.
If a pay station is broken, you must still provide proof of payment – purchase a receipt from the nearest machine. To report broken meters, please call 503.823.7200.
Please note that jurors do not have enough time during breaks to move vehicles parked at metered spots. Portland Downtown Parking Garages
Several parking garages are located within two blocks of the courthouse. Daily rates will vary between operators.
City owned SmartPark
garages offer short and long term parking rates
. Cash, Visa, and MasterCard are accepted at all locations. Each garage offers a slightly different schedule
but majority opens at 7:00 am, during the weekdays, Monday through Friday. City Center Parking (CCP)
and Parking Management Company (PMC)
operate many close by garages including: Metropolitan Garage (CCP) located at 515 SW Salmon Street (phone 503.294.3264), Standard Insurance Center (PMC) garage, at 337 SW Salmon Street, and Standard Plaza garage, at 1100 SW 6th Avenue (phone 503.221.1661). East County Courthouse Parking is Available without ChargeEast County Courthouse (ECC) Parking
Free off-street parking is available to jurors who are assigned to the East County Courthouse. The parking is on 185th Avenue (immediately south of the parking lot for the Taco Bell franchise – do not park in the Taco Bell parking lot – on the east side of 185th Avenue).