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Reflections on World Day of Remembrance for Road Traffic Victims

There’s a new group in town calling for rapid implementation of Vision Zero, and they speak with a powerful voice, even when it trembles with sadness […]

Why Traffic Safety Advocates Should Support #CampaignZero


In early 2015, in partnership with Oregon Walks, the BTA published a Vision Zero report calling for an end to traffic fatalities. Like other Vision Zero […]

Poll Result: ODOT’s Proposed Barbur Bridge Fixes are Inadequate

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We asked people what they wanted to see on the Barbur Bridges and the answer was clear: safe, separate space for walking and biking. Currently, the […]

Action Alert: Tell Congress to Save Funding for Biking

Tell Congress: Save Funding for Biking On Wednesday and Thursday the House of Representatives are going to voting on the transportation bill- including up to three votes to cut eligibility […]

For Every Kid Campaign Update: $15M for Safe Routes to School!


This month our Coalition stood strong and with one voice urged decision makers to dedicate $15 million to Safe Routes to School! Learn more and enjoy these […]

Fill Milwaukie City Hall!

Clackamas County plans to install a diverter at SE Monroe and Linwood.

The Monroe Neighborhood Greenway Concept Plan is going to Milwaukie City Hall for a vote. It’s time to let Milwaukie’s city councilors know that you support the […]

What Option Do You Prefer for the Barbur Bridges?

Which option do you prefer?

Earlier this week, The Oregon Department of Transportation (ODOT) released their proposals for improving SW Barbur. We expressed disappointment over their inability to settle on a […]

Barbur Fixes – Years late and not what we ordered.

Which option do you prefer?

The BTA ordered chips and salsa for SW Barbur Boulevard. Years after placing the order, The Oregon Department of Transportation has just told us, “an enormous […]

Too Many Kids Unable to Join Walk and Bike to School Celebration


Too Many Kids Unable to Join Walk and Bike to School Celebration Advocates and lawmakers urge Metro to invest in safe routes to school for every […]

Thank you Representative Vega-Pederson plus 7 more!


On Tuesday, eight local Oregon State Representatives sent a letter urging Metro Council to dedicate funds to make it safe for more students to walk, bike, […]

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