Portland Bureau of Transportation (PBOT) presents
the semi-monthly Bicycle Lunch and Learn Series
Third Thursday of odd-numbered months (January-November)
Noon to 1pm
City Hall, 1221 SW 4th Ave, 2nd Floor -Lovejoy Room
(bring your lunch!)
Thursday, July 21, 2016:
Opening Portland's Streets - Local Innovation and International Connections
Portland's street network is the largest publically-owned open space in the city. Since the founding of the city people used this space for movement, commerce, recreation and community connection. Sometime in the first half of the 20th century, however, policy and perceptions shifted to prioritize the space almost exclusively for movement and storage of motor vehicles.
In the 21st century the City and its residents are looking to support a healthy balance of uses for our public right-of-way. Come learn about experiments in tactical urbanism, Open Streets events and the International Open Streets Summit that Portland will host in August.
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For more information contact Timo Forsberg / 503-823-7699.
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