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OMSI wants to realign Water Ave and build a two-way cycle track

Avatar by on October 26th, 2017 at 8:05 am

Slide from a PBOT presentation made to City Council on October 18th. The yellow line is the realigned Water Avenue.

The Oregon Museum of Science and Industry is located in a prime location transportation-wise. It sits at the confluence of the Eastbank Esplanade path, the carfree Tilikum Bridge, a streetcar and MAX station, and there’s even a submarine dock and a major railroad line nearby!

When their latest plans come together it’ll be even more impressive.
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‘Fast Bikes Use Water Ave’ and other signs coming to Esplanade near OMSI

Avatar by on September 8th, 2015 at 2:45 pm

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Drawing of new signs coming to the Esplanade near OMSI.
(Image from Bureau of Development Services application)

Turns out that managers of Waterfront Park aren’t the only ones who want to keep fast-moving bicycle riders away from their paths.
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