About Lisa Caballero (Southwest Correspondent)

Lisa Caballero (Southwest 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.

Lisa Caballero (Southwest Correspondent) Posts

Opinion: Let’s make it easier to create safer ‘narrow residential roadways’

Tuesday, November 16th, 2021

(SW 19th Ave in the Markham neighborhood is a showcase for narrow residential roadway treatment. Photos: Lisa Caballero/BikePortland)[Read more…]

Tigard’s new plan for Washington Square Mall: Make it bike-friendly

Friday, November 12th, 2021

The proposed Washington Square Bicycle/Pedestrian Loop. (Source: WSRC documents)

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Latest progress on Red Electric Trail bridge, SW Capitol Hwy projects

Monday, November 8th, 2021

The Red Electric Trail bridge connecting “Little Bertha” and SW Capitol Hwy with platform in place.
(Photos: Lisa Caballero/BikePortland)

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Woman says she was sideswiped at intersection where safety fixes languish

Thursday, October 28th, 2021

The crash-ridden intersection of SW Multnomah Blvd and Garden Home Rd.

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SW Trails makes $4 million budget request for crossings

Monday, October 25th, 2021

Don Baack (on the left) wants City Council to fund crossings in southwest. (Photo: SW Trails)

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Draft Pedestrian Design Guide leaves no option for many unsafe streets

Thursday, October 21st, 2021

Man and dog step around a parked car on a walk up SW Broadway Dr. (Photo: Don Baack)

A closer look at the nitty-gritty of some of the alternatives the Guide offers, shows that it still doesn’t address constrained situations common in Portland.

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Food for thought: Maybe our streets are just too damn wide

Tuesday, October 19th, 2021

Illustration of a street turned into housing by Erin Single from a recent presentation by Adam Millard-Ball at Portland State University.

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SW infra update: Capitol Hwy stormwater basin, Bertha Blvd updates, and progress on Red Electric bridge!

Wednesday, October 13th, 2021

The SW 42nd St Stormwater Basin. It has three chambers with sediment basin on the right, and outflow to the left.

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‘Streets 2035’ and Pedestrian Design Guide will help city decide who gets what, and why

Tuesday, October 12th, 2021

It’s a lot to think about.
(Source: Streets 2035/PBOT)

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Portland congestion pricing debate set to heat up with release of key report

Monday, October 4th, 2021

I-5 and Marine Drive in north Portland.
(Photo: Jonathan Maus/BikePortland)

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