Archive for October, 2012

Black Surly Cross-Check 2011

Tuesday, October 30th, 2012

Year: 2011
Brand: Surly
Model: Cross-Check
Size:50 cm
Stolen in Portland, OR 97205
Stolen From: E Burnside and 17th Ave. It was locked up on the south side of Burnside in front of Fire on the Mountain.
Neighborhood: E Burnside and 17th Ave
Owner: Celeste Kelley
Reward: yes
Description: Pretty standard cross-check, river city bicycles seal on seat stem, black frame, black grip tape, black bell, only one cage on one of the pedals, black soma cage strap, grey feather stickers
Police record with: Portland PD
Police reference#: 129571
This registrant has documented proof of ownership of this bike

Big city commissioners talk politics of transportation reform

Monday, October 29th, 2012
Commissioners Panel-1

Commissioners on stage for, Raising the Bar: Building
political capital to implement key design initiatives.

(Photos © J. Maus/BikePortland)

What is the latest thinking on transportation politics and perspectives in America’s largest cities? How do transportation department chiefs view bicycling and transit? On Friday, the top transportation officials from Chicago, New York City, Boston, San Francisco and Philadelphia shared a stage for a panel discussion at the final event of the National Association of City Transportation Officials’ (NACTO) Designing Cities conference. [Read more…]

A ride down Broadway and taking in Times Square

Monday, October 29th, 2012
Broadway protected bike lane and plazas-2

The new view of Broadway north of Times Square.
(Photos © J. Maus/BikePortland)

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dark blue Schwinn Trailway 2012

Monday, October 29th, 2012

Year: 2012
Brand: Schwinn
Model: Trailway
Color:dark blue
Stolen in Portland, OR 97220
Stolen From: Enclosed back porch
Neighborhood: Gateway
Owner: Mitchell French
OwnerEmail: mitch.french(replace with at sign)
Description: Stickers: ThinkGeek monkey on frame just behind handlebars; 2 “G” Giro logo on either side; “Buff” near seat.
Police record with: Portland PD
Police reference#: T12009210
This registrant does not have proof of ownership of this bike

matte gray Traitor Ruben 2008

Sunday, October 28th, 2012

Year: 2008
Brand: Traitor
Model: Ruben
Color:matte gray
Stolen in Portland, OR 97227
Stolen From: The Albert Apartments, N Williams Ave & Beech Street
Neighborhood: Boise Eliot
Owner: Seth Terpstra
Reward: 250
Description: Distinctive custom powder coat in matte charcoal gray. Cyclocross setup, drop bars, matte all-black 42mm deep section rims, WTB Pathway tires, disc brakes, SRAM Apex group, 1×10 drivetrain. Detail photo here:
Police record with: Portland PD
Police reference#: T12009202
This registrant has documented proof of ownership of this bike

New York City’s bicycle delivery men

Sunday, October 28th, 2012
NYC Delivery man

Hard-working, ubiquitous, and usually in complete disregard for traffic laws, the bike delivery men help make New York City tick.
(Photos © J. Maus/BikePortland)

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Red Cannondale R900 2005

Sunday, October 28th, 2012

Year: 2005
Brand: Cannondale
Model: R900
Stolen in Portland, OR 97212
Stolen From: 3600 N Williams (Near corner of Williams and Fremont)
Neighborhood: Boise
Owner: Ladd Van Tol
Reward: $500
Description: Red 2005 Cannondale R900. XL Frame. Red grip tape. Campagnolo levers, brakes, and derailleurs, Mavic Elite front wheel, Mavic Cosmic Elite rear wheel with gatorskin tire. Fizik saddle. Shimano SPD/platform pedals. Carbon front fork, and seat post. Some shoe wear to sides of chain stays.

Entire rack was ripped off the wall in a gated parking area, along with at least two other bikes.

Call 503-778-0221 with any info.
Police record with: Portland PD
Police reference#: 12-156765
This registrant has documented proof of ownership of this bike

Black Jamis Satellite 2006

Sunday, October 28th, 2012

Year: 2006
Brand: Jamis
Model: Satellite
Stolen in Portland, OR 97202
Stolen From: SE 35th between Woodward and Brooklyn.
Owner: Scott Dietrich
Description: Currently has black Bontrager handlebar tape, Specialized Body Geometry saddle, mounting bracket for Yepp Child Seat attached to seat tube.
Police record with: Portland Police Bureau
Police reference#: 12-156751
This registrant has documented proof of ownership of this bike

Central Park in fall (on a bike)

Saturday, October 27th, 2012
Central Park in Fall-11

Pedaling Central Park on a perfect fall day would make you smile too.
(Photos © J. Maus/BikePortland)

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Job: Marketing Genius – Planet X/Titus/One One Bikes

Saturday, October 27th, 2012

Sorry. This job has been filled.

Job Title
Marketing Genius with a good dose of Web sales thrown in

Planet X/Titus/On One Bikes

Job Description
We found our Bike Geek. We now need a sales/marketing genius to help us spread the word.

Tasks are going to include:
– Online customer service
– Phone customer service
– Forum postings (you should have a good reputation and be active on a number of bike related forums)
– Facebook
– Twitter
– Have excellent written English and be able to write: Newsletters, Promo flyers, Press releases
– Attending events (you must have a current OR driver’s license and clean driving history)
– You must be flexible to work weekends during the season

About Planet X:
Planet X / Titus / On One is a direct to consumer online bicycle manufacturer with 20 years of experience in the UK.
We have opened a facility in Portland and we are growing rapidly based on: great value, amazing products and outstanding customer service.

How to Apply
Please submit a cover letter and resume.
Alternatively you may submit a letter of interest with reasons why we should consider you.
Apply via email ( – no drop ins or phone calls please.