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Monday, March 10th, 2014
By Randi Orth, Volunteer & Outreach Manager
I first met Ralph at our weekly Tuesday Drop-In Nights. He initially stood out to me for two reasons: Ralph arrived by motorcycle and he had a focus on the process of bike repair that rivals few others. Over five years later, his volunteer shifts have transitioned from our bike shop to outreach and back to the shop, though his trademark moto-commute remains the same!
Tuesday, March 4th, 2014
Fourth installment of trivia event will move to City Hall in March
March 4, 2014 – Portland, Ore. – The Community Cycling Center is collecting the wonkiest of trivia questions to put a group of transportation nerds to the test at their fourth installment of Transportation Trivia Night. And this time, they’re going big.
On Wednesday, March 19th, they will hold the event in a new location—the large atrium of
Monday, March 3rd, 2014
By Mychal Tetteh, CEO
It’s amazing what happens when we ask: why not? When I shared the challenges that active transportation advocates face, it was surprising how common the obstacles were. When and where to show up, who and how to ask, and what to ask for?
Digging deeper, we found disparate information sources and multiple agencies to navigate. We explored the silos that exist between modes, and silos that exis
Wednesday, February 26th, 2014
By Melinda Musser, Communications & Marketing Manager
Last Tuesday, members of Andando en Bicicletas en Cully (ABC), a resident-led bike committee at Hacienda CDC, welcomed new members with a party. The event was equal parts potluck, advocacy, and basic bike maintenance. ABC connected with leaders from the local, environmental wealth group, Verde, who were interested in learning more about bicycling. Two Crea