brendan finn

Opinion: ODOT-written articles in the Tribune mislead the public

Avatar by on November 13th, 2020 at 12:16 pm

Front page of the Portland Tribune’s business section on October 25th. How many readers know Brendan Finn is the director of ODOT’s office of urban mobility and lead on the controversial I-5 Rose Quarter project?

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Saltzman staffer Brendan Finn hired by Governor Brown as transportation policy advisor

Avatar by on April 25th, 2018 at 2:43 pm

Finn on his bike in 2008 and at Commissioner Saltzman’s side in 2010.
(Photos: J. Maus)

Portland Commissioner Dan Saltzman’s chief of staff has been hired by Oregon Governor Kate Brown. Brendan Finn, who’s worked with Saltzman since 1999, will be Brown’s new transportation policy advisor.
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With Finn in the race, Council remains on bike-friendly course

Avatar by on January 8th, 2008 at 2:23 pm

city hall bike racks

More bike parking might be
needed at City Hall in 2008.
(Photos © Jonathan Maus)

Signs of a bike-friendly future in Portland can be found all over City Hall these days. For example…

Commissioner Sam Adams is going to bat for bike infrastructure improvements and he’s making a serious run for mayor. Adams’ vacated Council seat could go to Amanda Fritz or Chris Smith, both of whom understand the vital role bikes should play in our city’s future.
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