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New carfree ‘Reedway’ bridge over railyard and McLoughlin makes city priority list

Avatar by on August 4th, 2017 at 10:55 am

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Six neighborhood associations in southeast Portland have come together to lobby for construction of a new bridge that would close a glaring gap between Sellwood and Westmoreland near Reed College.
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Neighborhood, advocates raise concern about Naito’s new gap

Avatar by on July 25th, 2017 at 2:08 pm

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These buffered bike lanes south of the Broadway Bridge don’t cut the mustard. Advocates want physical protection to keep up with best — and safest — practices.
(Photo: J. Maus/BikePortland)

It took PBOT nine (nine!) years to close the first “Naito Gap” — a section of Naito Parkway’s bike lane that unceremoniously disappeared near the Steel Bridge.
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