Archive | September, 2009

Bike and Ped Planning Course on Offer at PSU

Taught by the inestimable Mia Birk:

Bicycle and Pedestrian Planning” Tuesdays 1-4

3 units, the nuts and bolts of how to plan and engineer a city for bicycles and pedestrians. Portland is the best place to learn this in the US. Guest lecturers from across the city and other government agencies, you’ll be fully qualified to design your own sidewalks and bike lanes, and to get hired by someone else to do it.

Four RTP Hearings Left

Don’t miss your opportunity to comment on the Regional Transportation Plan:

Thursday, Oct. 1
4 p.m. (open house) | 5:15 p.m. (hearing)
Gresham Conference Center, 1333 NW Eastman Parkway, Gresham
Spanish translation provided

Thursday, Oct. 8
4 p.m. (open house) | 5:15 p.m. (hearing)
Happy Valley City Hall, 16000 SE Misty Dr., Happy Valley

Tuesday, Oct. 13
4 p.m. (open house) | 5:15 p.m. (hearing)
Clackamas County Public Services Building, 2051 Kaen Road, Oregon City

Thursday, Oct. 15
4 p.m. (open house) | 5:15 p.m. (hearing)
Metro Regional Center, 600 NE Grand Ave., Portland

Submit comments in writing

Greatest Place Comments
Planning and Development
600 NE Grand Ave.
Portland, OR 97232
greatestplace@oregonmetro.gov