Final plans set for new traffic signal on Hawthorne Bridge
An awkward and dangerous intersection on the Hawthorne Bridge is set to get a major makeover. Portland City Council is expected to authorize an agreement between the Portland Bureau of Transportation and Multnomah County to build the Hawthorne Bridge Traffic Signal Improvement Project. (Project plans available in council ordinance PDF here.) The signal will be … Read more
Tilikum passing: Which side is right for faster bikes?
Ride right, pass left? Or the other way around?
Reward offered for Hawthorne Bridge hit-and-run caught on bike-cam
See something? Say something and maybe get $1,000 reward.
Traffic civility in Portland’s new era of congestion
An altercation that might be symbolic of deeper frustrations in a growing city.
Repairs to Hawthorne Bridge railing follow damages from hit-and-run
And the county will likely get stuck with the bill.
Tilikum Crossing already seems to be boosting bike traffic (for real this time)
Combined bike traffic over the Hawthorne and Tilikum bridges is 20 percent higher than last year.
Tilikum Crossing may have boosted bike traffic already (corrected)
The Sept. 12 opening of Tilikum Crossing has cut Hawthorne Bridge bike traffic 33 percent.
County’s bridges may plan $33 million for biking and walking upgrades
One possibility being discussed: converting one or more of the bridge decks to biking or walking traffic.