Archive for the 'Updates' Category

Winter Riding Shop-Tip Medley

Monday, September 15th, 2014
By Forrest Scott, Service Supervisor Hello Everyone! The first day of fall is just about a week away! Last Thursday’s blustery weather reminded me that it’s time to adjust my bike commuting practice to suite the changing season. And, given that it’s almost fall, we know that: Below is a collection of relevant shop tips to help you face the colder weather with confidence. First off: I find that I need to carr

Pack-a-Pannier Sale – 25% off everything inside the bag!

Wednesday, September 3rd, 2014
By Melinda Musser, Communications & Marketing Manager During the month of September, buy a bag or pannier, fill it with any new parts and accessories, and we will give you 25% off everything inside the bag. Also, pro tip, you can put a bag inside a bag, which means you can buy one bag at full price and get the second at 25% off! Our bag selection is bursting. We have have panniers by North St., Axiom, and Ortli

Volunteer Spotlight – Amy Meyer

Wednesday, September 3rd, 2014
By Melinda Musser, Communications & Marketing Manager Amy Meyer, our fabulous graphic design volunteer, came to us via a recommendation from a PNCA professor. I have had the pleasure of working with Amy on many key design projects this past year, including the launch of our Planned Giving Program brochure, a Portland Mercury advertisement for our 20th anniversary, a poster for our Take Back the Streets event, a

A look back at Take Back the Streets – and what’s next

Tuesday, September 2nd, 2014
By Melinda Musser, Communications & Marketing Manager “I was overwhelmed by the amount of people that showed up to ride and the support we got from the community as we rode through.” – Jason Washington, Take Back the Streets organizer As we reflect back on the Take Back the Streets bike ride and event in North Portland, we want to take a moment to express our gratitude to everyone who made this event p