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City settles on diagonal design for diverter on NE Rodney

The current temporary diverter would be “beefed up.”(Photo: J.Maus/BikePortland) After hearing from many people who are fans of the temporary diagonal diverter at NE Rodney and Ivy, the city has tentatively scrapped plans to remove it and is now planning to beef it up instead. That’s significant news for the planned north-south Rodney Neighborhood Greenway … Read more

People are driving right through new diverter on NE Rodney

Just because you can, doesn’t mean you should.(Photos by J. Maus/BikePortland) A traffic diverter is a barrier placed in an intersection to prevent auto traffic from going through it. The goal is to make certain streets less attractive to auto drivers and reduce auto traffic volumes overall. So, when it’s relatively easy to drive through … Read more