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Bike Campers Interview TriMet’s Jeff Owen on Tilikum Crossing

Friday, August 14th, 2015
By Melinda Musser, Communications & Marketing Manager Our Bike Camp Middle Schoolers are very interested in all things Tilikum Crossing, Portland’s newest bridge in 40 years. At more than 1,700 feet in length, the Tilikum Crossing is the only bridge of its kind in the U.S. designed to only carry light rail trains, buses, streetcars, bicyclists, and pedestrians. Yesterday, the Campers participated in a behi

Volunteer spotlight: Kathryn Sofich

Thursday, August 6th, 2015
By Melinda Musser, Communications & Marketing Manager Kathryn Sofich joined our all-volunteer board in 2010. Before that, she was introduced to our work through the magic of the Holiday Bike Drive. Her tireless commitment to the mission of the Community Cycling Center is evident in her leadership of our board, support of our staff, and engagement as a volunteer. Today we want to honor Kathryn’s many ye

Top three fun and delicious ways to support us this summer!

Tuesday, August 4th, 2015
By Lillian Karabaic, Development Manager We love local businesses at the Community Cycling Center, and in August and September, three great local businesses are loving us back. And it’s going to be delicious. So if you like cupcakes, wine, or beer, here are three great businesses that make supporting the work of the Community Cycling Center easy and tasty: 1. All month of August, a percentage of sales from Cupca

Spokeswomen: Celebrating and improving safe bicycling and walking in Cully

Monday, August 3rd, 2015
By Heidi Beierle, Volunteer Storyteller ABC Spokeswoman Sunday Parkways, July 27th, in Khunamokwst Park. The place teemed with people from young to old in all shapes and sizes. Andando en Bicicletas en Cully (ABC) had the corner on the new park’s southwest corner, featuring their Photovoice Project, which calls for safe streets in Cully. They also offered bike quick fixes, provided helmets and free fittings, a