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 995 articles by Michael Andersen (News Editor):
- The four bikeways it’ll take to make the Lloyd District great (August 28, 2015)
The city is rapidly writing the plans. The question is when and whether anyone will actually build them.
- SW 3rd Avenue is about to get downtown’s only buffered bike lane (August 28, 2015)
Maybe this weekend.
- State says there’s not enough proof that bike lanes boost safety, so 26th Ave lanes should go (August 26, 2015)
The State of Oregon said that four studies cited by the City of Portland that document safety benefits of bike lanes were inadequate.
- Council vote today would allow more diverters on neighborhood greenways (August 26, 2015)
Traffic diverters: back by popular demand.
- City council will weigh new neighborhood greenway guidelines Wednesday (August 24, 2015)
The guidelines would, in some ways, enshrine modern neighborhood greenways into city practices for the first time.
- The Monday Roundup: Pixel bridges, Amish bikers and a de facto Idaho in SF (August 24, 2015)
This week’s best bike-related links start with tiny animated renderings of Portland’s 12 bridges.
- County urges bikers to use TriMet as wildfire smoke fills Portland streets (updated) (August 22, 2015)
Will tomorrow be the first Sunday Parkways postponed on account of global climate change?
- Comment of the Week: One more Portland bike user for better pavement (August 21, 2015)
North Michigan Avenue: tighten your bolts.
- The four roles of bike shops: new PSU thesis breaks it down (August 21, 2015)
Bike shops matter. And like so many brick-and-mortar retailers across this country, many American bike shops have been failing.
- Local animator’s Vine videos explain road redesigns in seconds (August 20, 2015)
We can make a lot of big improvements to our streets using nothing but paint.