Section of SW Naito to temporarily close on Monday

From Multnomah County On Monday, July 25 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. the northbound lanes of Southwest Naito Parkway between Southwest Morrison Street and Southwest Yamhill Street will temporarily close. A contractor working on the Morrison Bridge will need to put equipment in this section of the road while crews remove graffiti on the … Read more

Clackamas County residents invited to apply to serve on county walking/biking advisory task force

From Clackamas County Clackamas County residents invited to apply to serve on county walking/biking advisory task force Clackamas County will update its master plans for walking and bicycling facilities in unincorporated areas of the county over the next 18 months. Fourteen community volunteers are being sought to serve on an advisory committee with technical experts … Read more

$37 million available for multi-use paths (ODOT)

From the Oregon Department of Transportation: Exciting news! On July 14, the Oregon Transportation Commission approved $4 million in state Transportation Operating Funds for the Community Paths Program 2022 solicitation. There is also $3 million in federal Safe Routes to School funding for community paths projects that address a transportation need of local students.  That’s $7 million … Read more

Transportation Wallet programs helps thousands of Portlanders choose active transportation options

From Portland Bureau of Transportation: (July 7, 2022) The Portland Bureau of Transportation’s (PBOT) Transportation Wallet has been helping Portlanders choose more sustainable travel options since 2017, by lessening demand for car usage and vehicle storage while encouraging users to bike, walk, roll, or take transit.  At a time with high inflation and gas prices, … Read more

Temporary, partial closure of Eastbank Esplanade begins Sunday

From City of Portland Parks & Recreation: Temporary, partial of Portland Parks & Recreation’s Eastbank Esplanade begins Sunday, June 12, 2022, due to rising river levels End date TBD depending on river conditions (Portland, OR) – A portion of Portland Parks & Recreation (PP&R)’s Vera Katz Eastbank Esplanade will be temporarily closed for safety starting Sunday, June 12, 2022. … Read more

33 arrests, 116 traffic stops during public safety initiative missions

Via Multnomah County Sheriff’s Office: On Sunday, June 5, Multnomah County sheriff’s deputies and Gresham Police officers performed a joint traffic enforcement mission to reduce reckless and impaired driving, and locate and recover stolen vehicles. In total, during Sunday night’s mission, deputies and officers made 51 traffic stops. Eight people were arrested and two stolen … Read more