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Weigh In: Washington County’s Future

How will we get around in 40-50 years? This is the question posed in Washington County’s Transportation Futures Study. Share your thoughts on what transportation investments we’ll […]


Bye. I’m Carl.

Flat Track Relay at PIR (photo: Bike Portland)

It’s with sadness that we share the following words from our friend and long-time colleague, Carl Larson.  My first blog post for the Bicycle Transportation Alliance […]


Kids Speak Up

Oak Grove Girl Scouts speak up in Clackamas County

The For Every Kid Coalition isn’t just a coalition of adults. Kids are involved, too! The campaign aims to win dedicated funding for Safe Routes to […]


New Year’s Day Ride Visits Lents’ “Green Ring”

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With blue sky above, 100+ New Year’s Day Riders welcomed 2016 with a visit to Lents. Undeterred by a chilly headwind, the annual ride crossed the […]


Coming Together for a Safer TV Highway

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On Thursday, December 17, community members gathered in Beaverton to discuss what a safer Tualatin-Valley Highway would look like and how we can advocate for changes. […]


New Years Day Ride 2016

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Don’t have big plans for New Years Day? The New Years Day Ride has you covered, just as it has for over 50 years. BTA New Years […]


Action Alert: Tell ODOT TO Fix NE Lombard

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This past Saturday night around 8:30 p.m., a man was killed while riding his bike on NE Lombard. The crash that took the 38-year-old’s life happened in […]


Action Alert: Portland Could Lose Dedicated Funding for Bikes

We would like to alert members and supporters about a potential threat that would reduce dedicated funding for sidewalks and bike lanes. In a recent meeting of […]


Speak Up for the Future of Bicycling in Oregon

The Oregon Department of Transportation (ODOT) recently released a draft of its’ new Oregon Bicycle and Pedestrian Plan, a policy framework for the next 25 years […]


For Every Kid Campaign Update: Thousands want safe routes to school!

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This month our Coalition added a dozen new members and held events to highlight the safety and health needs of our community by advocating for dedicated funding […]


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