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 955 articles by Michael Andersen (News Editor):
- As big bike investments loom, the debate goes on: Which neighborhoods need most? (August 4, 2015)
The debate is familiar. But there might actually be a way to resolve it.
- It’s time: Bridge Pedal will open Tilikum Crossing Sunday, followed by ‘The People’s Preview’ (August 3, 2015)
Tilikum Crossing will temporarily open to bike traffic this Sunday, Aug. 9, for two events.
- The Monday Roundup: Parenting by bike, hidden auto taxes & more (August 3, 2015)
This week’s best bike links begin with a new study of Dutch parenting.
- City parking reform proposal would limit apartment dwellers’ access to parking permits (July 31, 2015)
The city described the proposal as “preliminary.”
- Car2go’s firestorm over shrunken service area reawakens concerns about bikeshare coverage (July 31, 2015)
The company is slicing its Portland service area by about a third.
- Across Oregon, traffic fatalities abruptly return almost to pre-recession levels (July 31, 2015)
The figures come in the wake of last November’s gas price plunge.
- Jobs of the Week: Velotech, Oregon Walks, Chris King, The Bike Commuter (July 31, 2015)
We’ve had four great jobs listed this week. Learn more about them via the links below… Customer Experience Specialist – Velotech, Inc. Volunteer & Outreach Coordinator – Oregon Walks Account Service Representative – Chris King Components Mechanic / Sales / Management – The Bike Commuter
- Weekend Event Guide: Raging Waters fountain ride, intersection painting & more (July 31, 2015)
The peak of summer isn’t letting us go yet.
- With new ‘Livable Streets’ subgroup, BikeLoud will commemorate road deaths by all modes (July 30, 2015)
The Facebook page for the new “subgroup”Livable Streets Action. A new group called Livable Streets Action is taking the tactics that have won a string of victories for local biking this spring and summer and applying them to other modes, too. Organizer Dan Kaufman, a videographer and longtime local social justice advocate who has helped Read More »
- Another outsider’s take: A British bike journalist on Portland (July 30, 2015)
“To increase cycling’s modal share it’s obvious that Portland’s car-use would have to be restricted.”