Archive for December 16th, 2019

Gov. Brown calls for pause on I-5 Rose Quarter project

Monday, December 16th, 2019

Oregon Transportation Commission members at their meeting on Monday. (L to R: Sharon Smith, Alando Simpson (Vice Chair), Robert Van Brocklin (Chair), Martin Callery, Julie Brown)

There was a big surprise at the Oregon Transportation Commission (OTC) meeting on Monday: Governor Kate Brown finally weighed on the controversial I-5 Rose Quarter project via a letter that calls for a pause on a key decision and more analysis of congestion pricing.[Read more…]

Injuries, death, and damage: A weekend traffic violence roundup

Monday, December 16th, 2019

The driver of this car ran into a light pole, a business, and a person on the sidewalk near SE Morrison and Grand on Friday night before she was arrested for DUI and other charges.
(Photos: PPB)

[Read more…]

The Monday Roundup: Distraction data, moneyball in cycling, ODOT inspiration, and more

Monday, December 16th, 2019

Here are the most noteworthy things we came across in the past seven days.[Read more…]