The bike lane in the middle of a Portland freeway

Posted on April 8th, 2021 at 1:22 pm.

Did you know Portland has a bike path in the middle of an interstate freeway? [Read more…]

New protected bike lanes coming to key stretch of Hawthorne Blvd

Posted on April 2nd, 2021 at 3:48 pm.

The pendulum is set to swing from cars to buses and bikes.
(Photo: Jonathan Maus/BikePortland)

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Advisory shoulders could unlock potential of streets in southwest Portland

Posted on April 1st, 2021 at 11:25 am.

Michael Reiss's design for an Advisory Shoulder in Marshall Park, SW Portland.

Michael Reiss’s design for an Advisory Shoulder in the Marshall Park neighborhood of SW Portland.

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New bike tax-funded program dishes out $11.3 million for off-street paths

Posted on April 1st, 2021 at 9:48 am.

Bike path at intersection with sidewalk.

Tualatin Hills Park and Recreation Division won a grant to move forward on the Westside Trail project.
(Photo: THPRD)

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Tell ODOT which carfree Oregon City-West Linn bridge to build

Posted on March 30th, 2021 at 8:44 am.

Which alignment will work best? It’s time to choose.

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An east Portland greenway will get city’s first double mini roundabout

Posted on March 25th, 2021 at 3:13 pm.

Part of a new neighborhood greenway set to open in May.

In their quest to create a family-friend neighborhood cycling route in the Hazelwood neighborhood of east Portland, the transportation bureau has come up with something new: A double mini roundabout. [Read more…]

TriMet opens new bus stations on SE Division with shared bike lane design

Posted on March 25th, 2021 at 12:33 pm.

Still from TriMet video of new bus station design (with unfortunately inaccurate bicycle characters who look like they’re competing in the Tour de France).

The result of three and-a-half years of design, planning, and hand-wringing at TriMet is finally on the ground and ready for use. The agency announced today that they’ve opened a new type of bus station as part of their Division Transit Project. [Read more…]

Tensions mount as bi-state I-5 freeway expansion project moves forward

Posted on March 19th, 2021 at 2:29 pm.

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$4 million ‘Better Naito’ project will break ground Monday

Posted on March 19th, 2021 at 10:33 am.

Coming soon: Sidewalk, green lanes, concrete curbs, updated signals.
(Photo: Jonathan Maus/BikePortland)

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‘This is outrageous!’: Oregon City commissioners oppose carfree bridge plans

Posted on March 18th, 2021 at 3:39 pm.

The historic Arch Bridge is the only way to bike between Oregon City and West Linn.

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