Portland, OR

Portland Bike Parking

Portland, Oregon is widely recognized as one of the most bike-friendly cities in the world, and one major part of what gives them that...
Skyline of Portland, Oregon (Broken Sidewalk)

Portland And Back Again

I had the chance to spend a week studying Portland, OR last month and came away with a few observations on the city's development,...

Taking A Joy Ride On New York City’s Summer Streets

In recent years, cities across the world have begun celebrating summer by closing down busy streets to cars and turning them over to pedestrians...

Video: This Is What Bike Rush Hour Looks Like

http://www.streetfilms.org/wp-content/plugins/flowplayer_wp/flowplayer/flowplayer.swf?0.09308364521712065 This is the scene just about every morning in Portland, Oregon as the masses of commuting cyclists head off to work. On this particular...

The City Council in Portland, Oregon seems go get it

The City Council in Portland, Oregon seems go get it: more traffic capacity creates pollution and suburban sprawl. The Oregonian newspaper wrote up the debate...

Video: Giving The Bike Lane Its Own Traffic Light

http://www.youtube.com/v/IwNJYtmlyqw&color1=0xb1b1b1&color2=0xcfcfcf&feature=player_embedded&fs=1 Check out this bike crossing in Portland, Oregon. The Art of Placemaking tipped us to this one in a recent piece about moving people...