Buffered Bike Lane with a bike symbol and arrow pointing forward

Once again, bike lane bollards torn out by auto traffic on NW Lovejoy

A man riding down NW Lovejoy yesterday, alongside what used to be plastic bollards.(Photos © J. Maus/BikePortland) It looks like PBOT will have to head back to the drawing board in their effort to create separation between bike and auto traffic on the NW Lovejoy ramp leading down from the Broadway Bridge. About a month … Read more


Buffered Bike Lane with a bike symbol and arrow pointing forward

Follow-up: Drivers uproot several bike lane protectors on NW Lovejoy

Last Friday, we shared photos and a story on the new plastic bollards (a.k.a. “wands”) installed by PBOT on the NW Lovejoy Ramp leading into the Pearl District from the Broadway Bridge. According to PBOT, the bollards were installed as an “experiment” in order to “discourage people who drive from entering the bike lane.” Well, … Read more