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 762 articles by Michael Andersen (News Editor):
- Here are the Portland Bicycle Advisory Committee’s top 10 priorities citywide (February 27, 2015)
How do you think they did?
- What would bike-friendly auto parking reform look like? Seven ideas (February 26, 2015)
A bike-friendly parking policy would at least prevent Portland from creating future battlefields for itself.
- Biking would win big under Oregon Climate carbon tax plan (February 26, 2015)
Revenue would be pooled and divided evenly among Oregonians in the form of checks worth an estimated $500 to $1500 per year.
- Six reasons London is going big for biking, and how Portland could follow (February 25, 2015)
London is making it happen. Here’s the how and why.
- Washington County will install bike fix-it stations at five locations (February 25, 2015)
It’s a benefit to employees and, presumably, anyone else who might get to these Washington County locations on a bike.
- Bike lane art honors late Blazers star Jerome Kersey (February 25, 2015)
The local basketball hero who died last week at age 52 has been given one of Portland’s highest honors.
- Advocates mount effort to keep transportation hierarchy in city policy (February 24, 2015)
It’s maybe the city’s single most progressive statement of transportation policy.
- Regional Safe Routes program is one of many winners from Metro grants (February 23, 2015)
With the federal government’s support for early biking education shrinking, the Portland area’s regional government is making a significant new investment.
- The Monday Roundup: Automatic lifesaving, handlebar cams and more (February 23, 2015)
Why aren’t these required yet? And other great bike links of the week.
- Swan Island transportation group may shut doors after Metro funding shifts (February 21, 2015)
The Lloyd District and Washington Park TMAs will survive but will be forced to scale back operations.