About Jonathan Maus (Publisher/Editor)

Jonathan Maus (Publisher/Editor)

Jonathan Maus is the publisher and editor-in-chief of BikePortland.org. You can reach him via email at jonathan [at] bikeportland [dot] org. If you have an urgent matter, please use our 24HR Tipline - (503) 706-8804.


Jonathan Maus (Publisher/Editor) Posts

Eugene’s new bike share operator partly funded by ODOT, and may be coming to a city near you

Friday, April 16th, 2021

PeaceHealth Rides in Eugene.
(Photo: City of Eugene)

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Pedalpalooza is on! Organizers announce three-month festival to start in June

Friday, April 16th, 2021

Riders at the 2018 Pedalpalooza Kickoff Ride.
(Photo: Jonathan Maus/BikePortland)

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Jobs of the Week: Clever Cycles, Sellwood Cycle Repair, WA Student Cycling League

Friday, April 16th, 2021

Three hot and fresh jobs have been posted this week.

Learn more about each one via the links below…

Executive Director – Washington Student Cycling League

Mechanic – Sellwood Cycle Repair

Sales Person – Clever Cycles
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SE Portland shop, Joe Bike, sold to new owners

Thursday, April 15th, 2021

New owners Auburn and Schuyler Harrison.

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Need help as a new(ish) rider? Read this!

Wednesday, April 14th, 2021

With confidence, comes smiles.
(Photo: Jonathan Maus/BikePortland)

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About that KGW-TV segment on Portland’s Bike Theft Task Force

Wednesday, April 14th, 2021

Screen grab from interview with KGW host Dan Haggerty.

A segment that aired Tuesday night on KGW, Portland’s NBC affiliate station, got a few things wrong about bike theft in Portland. (Note: See update at end of story posted on 4/16.)

The Story with Dan Haggerty spent about six minutes on the topic, framed around the assertion that the Portland Police Bureau’s Bike Theft Task Force (BTTF) has been “eliminated” due to recent police budget cutbacks.

Unfortunately, the central idea and framing of the segment is untrue. The BTTF is alive and was never shut down. Worse yet, host Dan Haggerty perpetuates harmful and unfair stereotypes about people who live on the street.[Read more…]

New bike lanes on N Whitaker will connect slough path to Delta Park

Wednesday, April 14th, 2021

Existing conditions on N Whitaker Rd looking north from Schmeer. That parking lane on the right will become a bike lane.

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Push for bike/walk spending increase in Oregon “Bike Bill” headed for compromise

Tuesday, April 13th, 2021

Screen grab from Bike Bill 50th Birthday Party.

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Portland will pilot Nike’s recycled rubber bike share stations

Tuesday, April 13th, 2021

New station on the left. Existing station on the right.
(Photos: Jonathan Maus/BikePortland)

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Opposition to ODOT I-5 freeway project gains steam at Tubman School rally

Monday, April 12th, 2021

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