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 firstname.lastname@example.org or his cell, 503-333-7824.
Here are the other 722 articles by Michael Andersen (News Editor):
- Comment of the Week: The challenge of speaking up as a woman who bikes (January 30, 2015)
“This is a systemic problem of which we have only scratched the surface.”
- As Portland’s job growth continues, business leaders tout bikes and transit (January 30, 2015)
Local businesses are continuing their embrace of Portland’s biking and walking amenities.
- Portland parking reformers puzzle over how to value bike lanes (January 30, 2015)
Parking wonks have a formula for the right price of auto parking. But what if a street needs something else more?
- Bike Farm launches pay-what-you-can wrench night for Spanish speakers (January 29, 2015)
DIY bike repair shop Bike Farm has a new night just for Spanish speakers.
- Amanda Fritz touts street funding plan and hopes for third term (January 29, 2015)
Fresh off a transportation funding policy coup, Commissioner Fritz says she’ll run again.
- County now using magnetic sweeper to pick up tacks off Hawthorne Bridge path (January 29, 2015)
After three weeks, fresh reports keep coming in.
- Meetup Thursday kicks off new push for land bridge over I-405 (January 28, 2015)
A downtown consulting firm is hosting a conversation tomorrow morning about one of Portland’s most persistent ideas: a cap over the Interstate 405 freeway.
- Safety advocate to Novick: Where’s the Barbur study you requested? (January 28, 2015)
When is a traffic study not a traffic study?
- One rider’s Twitter crusade shows the ‘City that works’ what doesn’t (January 27, 2015)
The day Will Vanlue decided to start delivering for SoupCycle was an especially good day for the rest of Portland.
- Comment of the week: A brief intro to bike fitting (January 26, 2015)
“Bicycles have substantial bilateral symmetry. Humans, not so much; we just look that way.”