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Portland Bureau of Transportation

Phone: 503-823-5185

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Events

Active Transportation Division Calendar - Events listings for the Safe Routes to School, Sunday Parkways, SmartTrips, High Crash Corridor, and other programs


May 2016

Saturday, May 7 2016

  • Historic Old Town walk

    U.S. Customs House, 220 NW 8th Avenue

    Saturday, May 7 2016, 9:00 AM to 11:00 AM

    Length

    3 miles

    Host

    Richard Cassidy

    Discover the history and architecture of “Old Town,” Portland’s first commercial district, where ocean-going ships once took the bounty of the NW to faraway ports.

Wednesday, May 11 2016

  • Shop by Bike class

    Go Lloyd, 700 NE Multnomah St, 3rd floor

    Wednesday, May 11 2016, 6:00 PM to 7:30 PM

    Host

    Jeffrey S Smith

    Do you ever take the car because you have too much to carry on a bike? Come find out how to conveniently transport things by bike. We'll conclude with you building your own "bike bucket." Co-hosted by BTA's Women Bike program and Go Lloyd.

Thursday, May 12 2016

  • Living Cully Loop walk

    Rigler School, the west side of NE 55th Ave & Going St

    Thursday, May 12 2016, 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM

    Length

    3.5 miles

    Host

    Richard Cassidy

    The route will stop by 3 parks, and new developments happening in the neighborhood, including a stop at the new Thomas Cully Park. Families and children are welcome.

Friday, May 13 2016

  • Quick Fix Bike Breakfast

    NE Going St and 17th Ave

    Friday, May 13 2016, 7:30 AM to 9:00 AM

    Celebrate Bike Month and Walk+Bike to School Challenge Month - stop by on your way to work or school for a quick fix: coffee and treats to fuel the rider, inflation and lubrication for the bike.

Tuesday, May 17 2016

  • Cycling Essentials class

    Go Lloyd, 700 NE Multnomah St, 3rd floor

    Tuesday, May 17 2016, 6:00 PM to 7:30 PM

    Host

    Jeffrey S Smith

    Want more information on how to prepare, stay comfortable and safe, and find the best routes? Come join this interactive session and build your cycling confidence.

Wednesday, May 18 2016

  • Bike Maintenance Basics class

    Pedal Bike Tours, 133 SW 2nd Ave

    Wednesday, May 18 2016, 6:30 PM to 8:00 PM

    Join us for a hands-on clinic covering basic bike maintenance, flat repair, and a few simple adjustments and cleaning techniques.  Learn how to keep your bike running like, um... a well-oiled machine! Bring your bike!

Thursday, May 19 2016

  • Bike Lunch & Learn - SmartTrips for New Movers

    City Hall, 1221 SW 4th Ave, 2nd floor Lovejoy Room

    Thursday, May 19 2016, 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM

    Host

    Timothy R Forsberg

    Portland SmartTrips has provided active transportation information to over 73,000 new mover households. As a result, program participants report they are walking, biking, and taking transit more than prior to moving. In fact, they’re driving 7% less.

Saturday, May 21 2016

  • Hillsdale to Multnomah Village walk

    Wilson High School parking lot, west end of the bleachers, SW Sunset Blvd and Capitol Highway

    Saturday, May 21 2016, 9:00 AM to 11:00 AM

    Length

    4.5 miles

    Host

    Richard Cassidy

    Come along on a challenging hike on SW Trails # 3, 4, 6 & 7 from Hillsdale to Gabriel Park and Multnomah Village.

Sunday, May 22 2016

  • Family Ride to the Portland Tram

    People's Food Co-op, 3029 SE 21st Ave

    Sunday, May 22 2016, 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM

    Length

    2.5 miles

    Host

    Timothy R Forsberg

    Bike, walk and fly on this kid-friendly route to the Gibbs Pedestrian Bridge and Portland Aerial Tram.

  • Family Fun at the Portland Tram - Sunday kickoff

    Portland Aerial Tram, 3303 SW Bond Ave, Portland, OR 97239

    Sunday, May 22 2016, 1:00 PM to 4:00 PM

    Host

    Timothy R Forsberg

    Sundays at the Tram are back! Kids and parents can expect face-painting, fun craft activities,  a free Tram activity book and temporary Tram tattoo.  Great views from the Tram and the Observation Deck will delight the whole family.

Wednesday, May 25 2016

  • Quick Fix Bike Breakfast

    SE Clinton St and 35th Place

    Wednesday, May 25 2016, 7:30 AM to 9:00 AM

    Celebrate Bike Month and Walk+Bike to School Challenge Month - stop by on your way to work or school for a quick fix: coffee and treats to fuel the rider, inflation and lubrication for the bike.

  • Bike Maintenance Basics class

    New Columbia/CCC Bike Hub, N Woolsey Ave and N Trenton St

    Wednesday, May 25 2016, 6:30 PM to 8:00 PM

    Host

    Timothy R Forsberg

    Join us for a hands-on clinic covering basic bike maintenance, flat repair, and a few simple adjustments and cleaning techniques.  Learn how to keep your bike running like, um... a well-oiled machine! Bring your bike!