Author profile: Michael Andersen (News Editor)
Michael Andersen is the half-time news editor of BikePortland.org. He joined the team in May 2013 after three years as publisher of Portland Afoot and is proud to be supporting BikePortland's pursuit of new initiatives. With the other half of his time, he works as the staff writer for The Green Lane Project, a project of bike advocacy group PeopleForBikes that assists and encourages cities in the design of better bike lanes. You can reach him at email@example.com or his cell, 503-333-7824.
Here are the other 596 articles by Michael Andersen (News Editor):
- Comment of the Week: The decline of ageism in biking (October 17, 2014)
Actually, older people are driving the modern biking movement.
- LEED apartment building lacks cargo bike parking, so family rents an auto space (October 17, 2014)
A $40-a-month lesson in the details of modern Portland architecture.
- Bike shop spreads the cyclocross gospel with ‘CX Curious’ workshops (October 16, 2014)
The CX Curious crowd at Saturday’s CrossCrusade opener at Alpenrose Dairy included Noel Mickelberry, Kyla Yeoman, Lindsay Walker, Katie Popoff, Kathy Lombardi, Claudia Martinez, Melia Tichenor, Nate Semm, Julia Himmelstein and Allan Rudwick.(Photos courtesy Gladys Bikes) Gladys Bikes, the woman-centric bike shop on Northeast Alberta Street, keeps coming up with interesting new projects that prove Read More »
- After 3-day demo, city council moves to ‘next phase’ of rethinking 3rd Avenue (October 15, 2014)
The experimental protected bike lane and pedestrian plaza seem to be reshaping how the city sees the street.
- First Look: 50s Bikeway adds diverters, crossings at Burnside and Division (October 15, 2014)
The 50s Bikeway is looking great, and two of the most important components are in place.
- In ‘Requiem for a greenway,’ Clinton Street user renews call for diverters (October 14, 2014)
Has one of Portland’s most beloved bikeways drowned in car traffic over the last six months?
- Commissioners Fish and Fritz warm to income tax to pay for streets (October 14, 2014)
Can Portland’s proposed transportation income tax count to three?
- New maps show which streets would be improved by proposed income tax (October 13, 2014)
This is the first time the city has ever put it on a map.
- The Monday Roundup: A clever road-space demo, Seattle gets bike share and more (October 13, 2014)
This week’s best bike links start with a creative way to show how much space bikes are saving on the road.
- For less than $500,000, 3 Portland road diets are preventing 37 crashes every year (October 10, 2014)
One of the least-understood tricks in traffic engineering has a big payoff.