Congressman Earl Blumenauer Bicycle and Pedestrian Bridge

Blumenauer Bridge still not ready for installation as city says it’ll be ‘a few more weeks’

Jonathan Maus (Publisher/Editor) by on September 2nd, 2021 at 10:08 am

Ohhh the longing!
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Carfree Blumenauer Bridge over I-84 will be installed July 9th – UPDATED

Jonathan Maus (Publisher/Editor) by on June 24th, 2021 at 10:20 am

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Delays push back opening of Blumenauer Bridge over I-84

Jonathan Maus (Publisher/Editor) by on June 7th, 2021 at 12:13 pm

View of the Blumenauer Bridge span from NE 7th Ave looking south across Sullivan’s Gulch/I-84.
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Checking in on the carfree Blumenauer Bridge over I-84

Jonathan Maus (Publisher/Editor) by on November 10th, 2020 at 11:03 am

The arch pieces were constructed off-site and are now being moved into place.
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At groundbreaking, Blumenauer says new carfree bridge over I-84 is part of bike-friendly legacy

Jonathan Maus (Publisher/Editor) by on November 7th, 2019 at 1:31 pm

Congressman Earl Blumenauer at this morning’s groundbreaking.
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The dream of a carfree bridge over Interstate 84 between the central eastside and Lloyd neighborhoods is older than some of the people who showed up for its groundbreaking this morning.[Read more…]

Earl Blumenauer Bridge will break ground next week

Jonathan Maus (Publisher/Editor) by on October 31st, 2019 at 5:22 pm

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Sullivan’s Crossing Bridge will be named in honor of Congressman Earl Blumenauer

Jonathan Maus (Publisher/Editor) by on April 26th, 2019 at 8:53 am

(Graphic: City of Portland, Photo: J. Maus/BikePortland)

Yesterday evening Portland City Commissioner of Transportation Chloe Eudaly announced that the soon-to-be-built carfree bridge over Sullivan’s Gulch and I-84 will be named in honor of U.S. Congressman Earl Blumenauer.[Read more…]

PBOT reveals design updates for Sullivan’s Crossing, Flanders bridges

Jonathan Maus (Publisher/Editor) by on February 15th, 2018 at 10:13 am

[*Note: This is a duplicate of a post originally published yesterday. The original post caused display issues so I made a duplicate and recreated 15 comments left on the old post. Sorry for any inconvenience. – Jonathan.]

The new look of NE 7th and Lloyd — the northern landing of the Sullivan’s Crossing bridge — is beginning to take shape as PBOT moves forward with the project.
(Graphics: PBOT)

By 2020 Portland will have two more carfree bridges — both of which will span across freeways that currently present onerous barriers to our central city transportation network.
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PBOT reveals design updates for Sullivan’s Crossing, Flanders bridges

Jonathan Maus (Publisher/Editor) by on February 14th, 2018 at 2:49 pm

[*Note, 2/15 at 9:45 am: For some reason this post is not displaying comments or our sidebar. Trying to figure it out. I’ve posted a duplicate here. Sorry. – Jonathan]

The new look of NE 7th and Lloyd — the northern landing of the Sullivan’s Crossing bridge — is beginning to take shape as PBOT moves forward with the project.
(Graphics: PBOT)

By 2020 Portland will have two more carfree bridges — both of which will span across freeways that currently present onerous barriers to our central city transportation network.
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Lucky 7th: PBOT makes final decision on carfree I-84 bridge alignment

Jonathan Maus (Publisher/Editor) by on December 22nd, 2017 at 12:02 pm

Concept drawing of bridge and 7th to 7th alignment that was shown at December 5th project open house.

The future for walking and rolling between the Central Eastside and the Lloyd District looks much brighter.
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