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Weigh In: Outer Powell Transportation Safety Project Bike Ride

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What: Outer Powell Transportation Safety Project Bike Ride Date & Time: Saturday, August 1st from 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. Place: Ride begins at Ed Benedict Park parking lot […]

Tualatin Valley Highway Campaign Update

We can do better than this.

This summer, the BTA embarked on an ambitious and desperately needed campaign to raise support for a safer Tualatin Valley (TV) Highway. It’s one of our […]

For Every Kid Campaign Update: Rides, Farmers Markets, and Petitions, Oh My!


We are making some serious progress in the fight to secure dedicated funding to make safe routes to school for every kid a reality. Enjoy the following June highlights […]

Stand with us for every kid. Sign the petition!

Every kid deserves a safe route to school and a healthy future.

Stand with us for every kid. Sign the petition! You can improve the health of local kids by urging Metro Council to invest in safe routes to school […]

Action Alert: Move Oregon to Vision Zero. Urge legislators to pass HB 2736-A.

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We need Vision Zero now. Your Voice Matters. Tell your legislators to pass HB 2736-A. Please join us and ask the Oregon Legislature to support a […]

Is Barbur Safe? Find out on Monday!

Bring a safety vest and a pen.

Last month, in response to petitions submitted by the BTA and Friends of Barbur, the Oregon Department of Transportation (ODOT) committed to conducting a “Road Safety Audit” […]

The BTA Guide to Pedalpalooza (Part 2: Staff Picks!)

3+ weeks of bike fun!

Portland is about to be hit with its annual tsunami of bike fun: Pedalpalooza. For almost all of June, Pedalpalooza offers over 250 volunteer-organized mostly-free bike events: […]

Print out a sign for today’s protest.

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In response to a terrible week of serious crashes involving people on bicycles, community members have organized a protest ride today. It is called “No More […]

Statement on Recent Serious Crashes in Washington County

The Bicycle Transportation Alliance is deeply saddened by two recent serious crashes in Washington County, in addition to the three recent serious collisions within the City […]

Get out your camera! Take a photo for Trey and #foreverykid.

trey's route to school

This message is from Trey, age 7. He attends an elementary school in Milwaukie. You can see him in this video speaking out for safe routes to school.  […]

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