Lisa Caballero (Asst. Editor / SW Correspondent)

Lisa Caballero (Asst. Editor / SW Correspondent)

Lisa Caballero has lived in SW Portland for 20 years. She is on the Transportation Committee of her neighborhood association, the Southwest Hills Residential League (SWHRL) and can be reached at lisacaballero853@gmail.com.

Stories by Lisa Caballero (Asst. Editor / SW Correspondent)

Comment of the Week

Comment of the Week: An unheeded warning on SE 26th

Welcome to the Comment of the Week, where we highlight good comments in order to inspire more of them. You can help us choose our next one by replying with “comment of the week” to any comment you think deserves recognition. Please note: These selections are not endorsements. Today’s Comment of the Week is in … Read more


Portland Vision Zero speed study shows limited results

Vision Zero and speed limit reduction were the topics of presentations at a Transportation Research and Education Center (TREC) Friday Transportation Seminar at Portland State University last week. Clay Veka, Portland Bureau of Transportation Vision Zero program coordinator introduced the bureau’s “Safe Systems” approach to speed management, and Portland State University Research Associate and Adjunct … Read more


Comment of the Week

Comment of the Week: Bicycling privileges

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‘Moving Forward’ into the forest with TriMet’s new service concept

With all those trees in the way, it can be really easy to miss the forest. So, last week, when TriMet released its Forward Together Draft Service Concept, many people, myself included, made a beeline to our neighborhood bus, and then immersed ourselves in the tangle of other nearby routes Meanwhile, staring the reader in … Read more


Comment of the Week

Comment of the Week: The Tillamook traffic circle controversy

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Endorsements, money and strategy: A look at the charter reform horse race

Aaaaaannnnnnnd…they’re off! Endorsements takes the lead out of the gate, one length, two lengths. Here’s come Money! Money breaks out of the pack. It’s Endorsements, Money, Endorsements, Money, neck-and-neck heading into the final curve. What’s this? It’s Strategy! Strategy is closing the distance … There’s nothing like a good horse race, and Measure 26-228 (the … Read more