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Portland Oregon Street Map


Portland Oregon Street Map - When you are in need of a street map of the Portland area, you will want to check out some of the Portland street map shops located throughout the city. Portland street maps may also be obtained once your airplane lands in the city. The airport is filled with helpful details about this exciting destination. Numerous tourist centers may help with your navigation of the city.

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Street maps of Portland can be tracked down at the Portland/Oregon Visitors Association, located at 1000 SW Broadway (Suite 2300), as well as the Oregon State Welcome Center, which is situated at 12348 N. Center Ave (503/285-1631).

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Portland Interesting Facts

  • The creator of The Simpsons, Matt Groening, started out in Portland.
  • Portland was founded in 1845.
  • Portland was named after founder, Pettygrove, won a coin toss to name it after his native Portland, Maine.
  • Joseph Kelly who ran a Portland hotel in the late 1800’s would sell intoxicated young men to ship captains who needed crewmates.
  • The railroad arrived in Portland, Oregon in 1883.
  • Lumber baron Simon Benson installed drinking water fountains throughout town so workers wouldn’t drink so much and get intoxicated.
  • Portland has a population of about 530,000
  • Bud Clark, the former mayor of Portland, was the flasher in the famous “Expose Yourself to Art” poster.
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You can book your Portland Oregon hotel online here. Some Portland Oregon hotels offer up to 70% discount for online bookings.
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Portland Map

Portland Map Having a good street map of Portland Oregon is useful for planning your trip. You can use this Portland interactive street map to find any location you need.

Portland Weather

Portland WeatherYou can view a live video broadcast for the weather in Portland Oregon. Click on the image to the right for the Portland weather forcast.

Portland Photos

Sit back and watch some beautiful photos of Portland Oregon. Just click on the image below.
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