I-5 Rose Quarter Project

Debate over who will pay for ‘restorative justice’ roils I-5 Rose Quarter advisory committee meeting

Jonathan Maus (Publisher/Editor) by on August 19th, 2021 at 11:54 am

“We’re talking a lot about restorative justice here, but those decisions were made decades ago and they certainly weren’t made by truckers or passenger vehicle owners.”
— Jana Jarvis, president of Oregon Trucking Assocations

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Skepticism and major demands of ODOT remain for I-5 Rose Quarter project

Jonathan Maus (Publisher/Editor) by on August 6th, 2021 at 10:18 am

N Flint Avenue today and the vision for the future (as per the I-5 Rose Quarter Independent Cover Assessment team report).

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Governor steps in to break logjam on I-5 Rose Quarter project, earns Albina Vision Trust support

Jonathan Maus (Publisher/Editor) by on August 4th, 2021 at 11:41 am

Details still remain, but this is the recommendation for a cap over I-5.

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Oregon congressmen to ODOT: Build robust I-5 caps, we’ll give you money for Rose Quarter project

Jonathan Maus (Publisher/Editor) by on June 17th, 2021 at 4:29 pm

Blumenauer, Wyden, Merkley. (Photos: BikePortland)

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“We have to fight!” Youth anti-freeway activists protest outside ODOT headquarters

Jonathan Maus (Publisher/Editor) by on June 10th, 2021 at 12:24 pm

Aurelia Nelson-Reske leads a chant during a rally at ODOT headquarters in downtown Portland Wednesday.
(Photos: Jonathan Maus/BikePortland)

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Hardesty weighs in on Rose Quarter project and traffic enforcement concerns

Jonathan Maus (Publisher/Editor) by on May 20th, 2021 at 12:21 pm

Commissioner Hardesty at the Pedestrian Advisory Committee meeting Tuesday.

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ODOT proposes new I-5 expansion plan that won’t move freeway closer to middle school

Jonathan Maus (Publisher/Editor) by on April 28th, 2021 at 9:43 am

ODOT slide of the shift to the west as shown to an advisory committee Tuesday night.

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Opposition to ODOT I-5 freeway project gains steam at Tubman School rally

Jonathan Maus (Publisher/Editor) by on April 12th, 2021 at 3:31 pm

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ODOT plans to rebrand the I-5 Rose Quarter freeway project

Jonathan Maus (Publisher/Editor) by on April 8th, 2021 at 4:20 pm

Models with t-shirts featuring ODOT’s proposed new “Bloom” logo.

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Lawsuit filed against USDOT over state’s handling of I-5 Rose Quarter expansion

Jonathan Maus (Publisher/Editor) by on April 5th, 2021 at 10:58 am

Flyer for Friday’s rally on North Mississippi Ave.
(Photo: No More Freeways)

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