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 641 articles by Michael Andersen (News Editor):
- Comment of the Week: Teaching your kid to be a millionaire (November 21, 2014)
We didn’t all love math when we were 15, but most of us probably liked buying stuff.
- Call for city to create off-road biking plan draws 550 signatures in 36 hours (November 20, 2014)
Hundreds of local mountain biking lovers are piling signatures into a new petition.
- City of Portland will take ‘deep dive’ into data to assess neighborhood greenway system (November 20, 2014)
Urged (in part) by recent activism around neighborhood greenways, PBOT has set out to take a closer look at all of them.
- Networking, neighborhoods, and DIY activism success (November 20, 2014)
With a few allies in other neighborhoods, it’s possible to make huge changes to city neighborhood greenway plans. So step up — the time for your neighborhood association to shape the next round is right now.(Photo: J.Maus/BikePortland) Part of our series of guest posts, America’s Next Bicycle Capital, where we share community voices about the future Read More »
- Study: Dollar for dollar, bike infrastructure pays off better than road maintenance (November 19, 2014)
Bikeway networks have payoff schedules, too.
- Portland just completed what may be the world’s first citywide skateboard count (November 19, 2014)
As bike advocates learned long ago, you can’t start improving things until you start measuring them.
- Aging bridge could lead to car-free stretch of roadway north of Forest Grove (November 18, 2014)
The bridge is already closed to traffic heavier than 13 tons.
- City’s online map app updates its project list and adds more data (November 17, 2014)
The web toolkit that lets you track Portland transportation projects has been heaved into the Hales/Novick era.
- Lloyd District developers plan for free 12-hour bike valet and on-site bike shop (November 17, 2014)
It’d be the second permanent bike valet in Portland.
- The Monday Roundup: The ‘unstealable bike,’ music through your bones and more (November 17, 2014)
This week’s best bike links begin with a bike that is its own lock.