Applicants sought for Portland congestion pricing task force

Congestion pricing is intended to reduce traffic and greenhouse gas emissions.

The Portland Bureau of Transportation has extended the application deadline for the citizen committee that will advise the city on congestion pricing policies.

The deadline for applying to serve on the Pricing for Equitable Mobility Community Task Force. is now 5 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 9. The original deadline had been Friday, Oct. 4.