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Bike the Levees

August 27 at 10:00 am - 1:00 pm

Explore historic Vanport & Portland’s flood safety system

The Multnomah County Drainage District would like to thank the community for joining us at the first event in June and are excited to bring this event back!

Bike the Levees is a tour of Portland’s hidden flood protection system, and the silenced histories of the Vanport Flood of 1948.

Join us for a unique opportunity to learn about this hidden infrastructure, as well as the History of the Vanport Flood of 1948 – a tragic event that displaces thousands of residents. Learn how partners are working together to improve the flood protection system and reduce the risk of catastrophic flood events in the future.

– Location:  Delta Park MAX Station

– Food and refreshments included!

– Bring your own bike

– 5.5 mile ride

Register online to participate in this year’s Bike the Levees Event: https://www.mcdd.org/event/bike-the-levees/

Details

Date:
August 27
Time:
10:00 am - 1:00 pm
Event Categories:
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Website:
https://www.mcdd.org/event/bike-the-levees/

Venue

Delta Park MAX Station
Portland, OR United States

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