Infrastructure

 

Interstate Bridge Replacement leaders throw out tunnel, high speed rail options

Ryan Packer (Contributor) by on September 16th, 2021 at 5:15 pm

So far, the Executive Steering Group hasn’t looked at any design options in detail, but they were shown the slide above that looks almost identical to the preferred alternative from the Columbia River Crossing, with ten marked lanes on top of two bridges.

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From plastic to metal: How one Portlander got PBOT to defend a diverter

Jonathan Maus (Publisher/Editor) by on September 16th, 2021 at 9:30 am

David Binnig’s documentation of flex-posts and the new steel posts PBOT just installed.

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‘Wonk Walk’ on 82nd Avenue highlights challenges ahead of transfer

Jonathan Maus (Publisher/Editor) by on September 14th, 2021 at 9:39 am

Metro Councilor Christine Lewis (center with stroller), PBOT staff and advocates on 82nd Avenue Monday night.
(Photos: Jonathan Maus/BikePortland)

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Tell Planning Commission you want better bicycling in West Portland Town Center plan

Lisa Caballero (Southwest Correspondent) by on September 13th, 2021 at 2:32 pm

Satellite image of heart of West Portland Town Center. Green arrows represent existing or under construction bicycle facilities. Mind the gap between Barbur and Huber.

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PBOT lowers speed limit on outer Halsey, will break ground on safety updates this month

Jonathan Maus (Publisher/Editor) by on September 13th, 2021 at 12:52 pm

NE Halsey looking east toward 122nd.
(Photos: Jonathan Maus/BikePortland)

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Is that a bike lane in the middle of the street? Yes it is

Jonathan Maus (Publisher/Editor) by on September 10th, 2021 at 2:12 pm

(Bike lanes on SE Stark at 41st. Photos: Jonathan Maus/BikePortland)[Read more…]

Portland names new carfree bridge after The Simpsons character

Jonathan Maus (Publisher/Editor) by on September 9th, 2021 at 12:47 pm

(Commissioner Jo Ann Hardesty, Springfield Mayor Sean VanGordon, and Travel Oregon CEO Jeff Miller at today’s press conference. Photos: Jonathan Maus/BikePortland)[Read more…]

Update on two major capital projects in southwest Portland

Lisa Caballero (Southwest Correspondent) by on September 7th, 2021 at 11:12 am

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Portland will focus on neighborhood greenways with new microsurfacing treatment

Jonathan Maus (Publisher/Editor) by on September 3rd, 2021 at 4:54 pm

The N Michigan neighborhood greenway (shown here in 2013) will get much-needed resurfacing.
(Photo: Jonathan Maus/BikePortland)

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Blumenauer Bridge still not ready for installation as city says it’ll be ‘a few more weeks’

Jonathan Maus (Publisher/Editor) by on September 2nd, 2021 at 10:08 am

Ohhh the longing!
(Photo: Jonathan Maus/BikePortland)

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