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Give walking -- or bicycling -- to school a try this Walktober

Being stuck in traffic while trying to get to school is no fun for parent or child. So instead of driving, how about walking — like kids did for generations? 405 more words

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Support funding safe streets in Portland

UPDATE: On Monday, October 13th, from 3-5pm, Portland City Council will have its first work session on the fee after months of feedback from committees representing businesses, non-profit, low-income, and transportation groups. 1,180 more words

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Workshop for RTO grant applications

Metro regional government has released a call for proposals for the 2015-2017 Regional Travel Options (RTO) Grants, and $2.1 million is available to government agencies, educational institutions, and nonprofit organizations. 228 more words

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What do you do on your way to work? If you rideshare, the answer is...

…a lot! Because instead of driving, you can use the time to check email, sleep, read, connect with your neighborhood and more.

And don’t forget, during California  215 more words

Metro Lifestyle

3 Feet, Sidewalks, and the Crazy Things People Say

Last week, a new law too effect in California requiring drivers to give cyclists three feet of space when passing. For all the complaints from drivers, there is nothing really new about the law. 1,105 more words

Bicycle Safety

Portland's Draft 2035 Comprehensive Plan

Public hearings – October 14, 28, and November 4

The Planning and Sustainability Commission (PSC) is holding public hearings around the city. Portlanders are invited to share their feedback about the proposed draft at the following events: 148 more words

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Get Assessed: Two FREE Opportunities to Improve the Streets

Often, the “high cost” of bike/ped infrastructure is thrown out as a reason why it doesn’t need to or can’t be included on a project.  This is almost always a patently false assertion and data continues to come to the rescue. 534 more words

Inland Empire