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An east Portland greenway will get city’s first double mini roundabout

Jonathan Maus (Publisher/Editor) by on March 25th, 2021 at 3:13 pm

Part of a new neighborhood greenway set to open in May.

In their quest to create a family-friend neighborhood cycling route in the Hazelwood neighborhood of east Portland, the transportation bureau has come up with something new: A double mini roundabout. [Read more…]

4M Neighborhood Greenway goes out to bid in latest sign of east Portland progress

Jonathan Maus (Publisher/Editor) by on January 6th, 2021 at 10:41 am

SE Mill and 131st with PBOT conceptual rendering.

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14-foot wide buffered bike lanes planned for 162nd Avenue

Jonathan Maus (Publisher/Editor) by on November 20th, 2020 at 8:50 am

Plans for SE 162nd at Mill, looking south.
(Source: PBOT)

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Portland teams with hip-hop dancers to promote new greenway routes

Jonathan Maus (Publisher/Editor) by on November 2nd, 2020 at 4:17 pm

Soulja Hostile, aka Tyrell Sanders, doing the Greenway Shuffle.
(Screen grab from PBOT video)

Streets are not truly safe until you can break dance in them.

The Portland Bureau of Transportation (PBOT) is reaching deep into its bag of tricks to promote cycling on their 25 miles of new neighborhood greenways east of I-205.

Over the summer they gamified the new routes with a Go By Greenways game that awarded prizes for people who found keywords posted on Zebra-themed flyers. While working on that game, they met the owners of Hip Hop Soulsation Academy, a local business that teaches hip-hop, freestyle, and contemporary dance just a few blocks from the new HOP (Hollady-Oregon-Pacific) Greenway. [Read more…]

Checking in on ODOT’s Outer Powell Safety Project

Jonathan Maus (Publisher/Editor) by on October 1st, 2020 at 2:19 pm

New curb-separated bike lanes on SE Powell are also concrete – making them smoother and set-apart from roadway pavement.
(Photo: J. Maus/BikePortland)

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Taking a ride on east Portland’s new neighborhood greenways

Jonathan Maus (Publisher/Editor) by on September 3rd, 2020 at 4:40 pm

This two-way protected bike lane on Division is part of new 130s Neighborhood Greenway.
(Photos: Jonathan Maus/BikePortland)

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City drains ‘Lake Millstreet’ as part of major makeover of SE 80th and Mill

Jonathan Maus (Publisher/Editor) by on August 28th, 2020 at 9:26 am

The lane on the right used to be someone’s front yard.
(Photos: Jonathan Maus/BikePortland)

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Car parking swapped for bike lanes on SE 136th as part of $6.7 million paving project

Jonathan Maus (Publisher/Editor) by on August 26th, 2020 at 3:18 pm

PBOT has swapped space for on-street car parking for fresh new bike lanes on SE 136th!
(Photos: J. Maus/BikePortland)

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Greenway upgrades will connect Brentwood-Darlington neighborhood to Springwater path

Jonathan Maus (Publisher/Editor) by on August 25th, 2020 at 10:53 am

A new paved path is coming to this gravel section of SE 87th to open up a connection to the Springwater Corridor, currently hidden behind those bushes.
(Photos: Jonathan Maus/BikePortland)

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Interviews reveal transportation impacts of Albina displacement

Jonathan Maus (Publisher/Editor) by on August 21st, 2020 at 1:55 pm

Biking on 122nd Ave in east Portland.
(Photo: Jonathan Maus/BikePortland)

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