Posted by Jonathan Maus (Publisher/Editor) on July 19th, 2016 at 1:34 pm
“This is awesome!”
Those three words by Portland Bureau of Transportation Director Leah Treat at the launch event for Biketown summed up many people’s feelings. It is indeed awesome to finally launch a bike share system nearly 10 years after the idea was first hatched.
Today in South Waterfront hundreds of people gathered to mark the occassion. There were the requisite dignitaries, electeds, and advocates. After a few speeches about 150 of them rode across the Tilikum Bridge and back to mark the ceremonial first ride.
Scroll down for photos and notes from the event…
— Jonathan Maus, (503) 706-8804 – firstname.lastname@example.org
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