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Old 03-29-2008, 11:15 AM
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Question Moving to Portland soon (2008)

Hello all!
I'll be moving to Portland in May. Currently it sounds like I'll be living in the Inner NE.
A few questions I have:

Do I need to register my bicycle with the city or county?
Are there critical mass events?

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Old 03-29-2008, 11:28 AM
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Do I need to register my bicycle with the city or county?
Are there critical mass events?
Hello,

No, and yes, in that order...

Welcome!
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Old 03-31-2008, 03:55 PM
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Hi, and welcome to Portland.

No, you don't have to register your bike like you would register a car. But you might want to consider registering it with the National Bicycle Register through the Bicycle Transportation Alliance. Bike theft is pretty rampant here 'cause there are so many of them around.

http://www.bta4bikes.org/resources/biketheft.php
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Old 04-07-2008, 06:00 AM
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Welcome to a great city - where are you moving from?
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Old 04-13-2008, 05:21 AM
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I'll be moving in from Des Moines, IA.
Right now I'm in a scale-down phase to try and get 90% of my earthly posessions to fit inside my car before I drive out in May, with my bicycle on the back and the cat in a carrier up front.
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Old 04-13-2008, 08:55 AM
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Brings back memories. I moved out here in June '95 with everthing I owned
and a cat from St. Louis. I thought he would be happy in a cat box but he
howled to no end. 60 miles out and I let him out, he spent the rest of the trip
under my seat. If I could advise you I would say do Nebraska at night and put
sun tan lotion on your left arm in Wyoming.

No Matter, at least have a safe trip and don't worry about "point B", just
enjoy the ride.
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