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 573 articles by Michael Andersen (News Editor):
- Volunteers prep for Friday’s three-day ‘Better Block’ demonstration on 3rd Ave (October 1, 2014)
Boris Kaganovich of Better Block PDX with a half-built planter in the rooms where he and other volunteers have been preparing for a “pop-up” plaza and protected bike lanes on 3rd Avenue.(Photos: M.Andersen/BikePortland) Working every evening for two weeks in a warren of unfinished rooms three stories above Old Town, more than a dozen enthusiastic Read More »
- Biking and walking groups endorse ‘driver cards’ for undocumented immigrants (October 1, 2014)
The ballot issue would allow people who came to Oregon illegally to once again take driving tests and buy car insurance.
- A remembrance of Cathy Hastie, through the stories she shared with us (September 30, 2014)
Our lifestyle columnist, who died this week, left behind four truly remarkable columns about the relationship between her personal transportation choices and her body’s physical decline.
- As engineering starts on 20s Bikeway, a few pieces are still shifting (September 29, 2014)
The final plans are coming together for the first on-street bike connection between Portland’s northern and southern borders.
- The Monday Roundup: Reclaiming street play, bad parking shaming and more (September 29, 2014)
This week’s great bike links start with a striking statistic about children’s play in Edinburgh.
- Comment of the Week: The Four Types of Bikeways (September 26, 2014)
But what if we turned the four types of bicyclists concept on its head?
- New TriMet path carves better route to South Waterfront, but PSU link still awkward (September 25, 2014)
Almost everybody who bikes into the South Waterfront should probably be using this path now.
- Sunday vigil set to honor and remember Steve Fritz (September 25, 2014)
All of Portland is hurting for Portland City Commissioner Amanda Fritz’s family this week.
- Eliot neighborhood gets temporary diverter on Rodney as part of Williams work (September 24, 2014)
“I’ve received quite a few phone calls in the past week,” the project manager said.
- Portland’s pedal-powered street library blooms into a beloved institution (September 23, 2014)
“This year everybody has been reading Gabriel Garcia Marquez. I just cannot keep him in there.”