Never Enough Bike News at PDX

by Rachel Wray 6/30/2011 8:46 PM
A picture is worth a thousand words, but well-written headlines that tell a great story are exceptional, too. The Jaunted travel blog praises the PDX bike assembly station in “Talk About an Airport That Knows Its Demographic.” Meanwhile, Writeabike.com has a super summary and series of p... [More]

OPB's Think Out Loud on International Trade

by Rachel Wray 6/23/2011 6:11 PM
Listen in on some fascinating stories from Oregon Public Broadcasting! On June 22, the first segment of OPB’s Think Out Loud program featured Claire Bolderson, a BBC News Hour reporter who’s visiting and broadcasting from Portland. Claire talked about her trip to the Port of Portland and... [More]

Pedal Power at the Port of Portland

by Rachel Wray 6/21/2011 4:35 PM
Great cycling-related news from Southwest Airlines and Alaska Airlines! Both carriers are getting into the Pedalpalooza spirit by waiving bike handling fees for passengers departing Portland International Airport. The fees will be waived through June 26, 2011. Going on a trip? Pack your bike and a b... [More]

Port HQ Goes LEED Platinum

by Rachel Wray 6/14/2011 4:53 PM
It’s official: The Port’s new headquarters building at Portland International Airport has received LEED® Platinum certification. Established by the U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC) and verified by the Green Building Certification Institute, LEED is the nation’s preeminent pr... [More]

Latest on Whistle-Free Zone Project in North Portland

by Rachel Wray 6/7/2011 11:00 AM
Great, thorough coverage in Neighborhood Notes on the prospects of funding for a Whistle-Free Zone around railroad tracks running through the St. Johns/Cathedral Park neighborhoods. Check it out and learn more about how different transportation and community improvement projects are funded.

Ride Your Bike to the Airport!

by Rachel Wray 6/7/2011 9:49 AM
As part of Pedalpalooza 2011, the Port is partnering with talented bike touring leaders from PDX by Bike for a ride to Portland International Airport. We’ll stick to lower-traffic streets and multi-use paths to show you different options for riding your bike to the airport. We’ll also cr... [More]