Year: 1996?Brand: cannondaleModel: r400Color:dark greenSize:52 cmStolen in portland, OR 97211Stolen:2009-10-31Stolen From: 15th and prescott in front of the bodega, across from TigaNeighborhood: AlbertaOwner: Quinn DanniesOwnerEmail: firstname.lastname@example.orgDescription: white handle bar tape, cheap tires, rsx components on everything but the left hand shifterThis registrant does not have proof of ownership of this bike
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Year: 1984Brand: MiyataModel: 912Color:white frame, red letteringSize:51cmSerial: ?Stolen in Portland, OR 97211Stolen:2009-10-31Stolen From: 21st and Alberta. Stolen out of my backyard.Neighborhood: NE (Alberta Arts District)Owner: Misty DoddOwnerEmail: email@example.comReward: YesDescription: White frame, red lettering. Black and red seat. White "mountain rack" on the back, and red bottle holder on the lower part of the frame.This registrant [...]
Mikael Colville-Andersen (L) and PBOT's Roger Geller took a spin before last night's event.(Photos © J. Maus)
If Portland wants to push cycling into the mainstream, and reach usage levels similar to European cities, we need to make it easy, focus on the positives, tame automobiles, and do our research to counter anti-bike sentiment. That [...]
Are you a mechanic with management experience? Are you a manager with mechanical aptitude? A new opportunity was posted to BikePortland's Job board this week for somebody who wants to manage a local bike shop.
See details below. Tell them you read it here.
Shop Manager -- A Portland Bikeshop
TriMet has purchased two new railcars for its WES line that have a large storage area inside, similar to this one used by Caltrain as a bike car.(Photo © Todd Boulanger)
Some of the "bicycling public" on Clinton.(Photo © J. Maus)
The City of Portland Bureau of Transportation has just issued an advisory to warn "the bicycling public" (that has a much better ring to it than "bicyclists") of a construction project that will close a popular bicycle boulevard.
According to spokesperson Cheryl Kuck, this is the City's [...]
"The people riding and making decisions about bicycles is a white, middle class group." -- Alison Hill Graves, Community Cycling Center
The staff at Community Cycling Center, a 15 year old Portland-based nonprofit that aims to increase access to bicycling, has been doing some soul searching in the last few years.
In the process, community and [...]
Copenhagen, 1937 - Watch videos below -
In light of Portland's ongoing love-affair with Copenhagen, and the fact that Mr. Bicycle Copenhagen is in town at this very moment (prepping for the big event tonight), I thought it'd be fun to take a look at the transportation legacy of our respective cities.
Bike parking at Director Park.
The City of Portland opened up a new downtown park earlier this week. Director Park, a former parking lot (that's now underground), occupies a full city block (bordered by SW Park and 9th to the east and west, and Taylor and Yamhill to the south and north). It's a [...]
A question we get a lot here at BikePortland is "Where do you get all your story ideas?".
Most of our sources are top secret and will stay that way (just kidding, sort of), but here's a rundown of a few of the places I go to gather tips for our weekly Monday Roundup [...]