Bicycles

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Jan 15, 2017
Bikes and TriMet

http://trimet.org/bikes/

When buses, trains and bikes share the road, it's even more important to practice safe driving and safe riding. Cyclists can help by following a few simple "rules of the road."

Source: TriMet

Jan 15, 2017
How to Promote Bicycle Commuting

http://youcanbikethere.com/how-to-promote-bicycle-commuting/

Read on to find a variety of benefits employers can offer their employees to encourage them to pedal to work.

Source: BTWD

Jun 01, 2016
City of Portland PBOT: Portland Bike Maps and Trip Planning

https://www.portlandoregon.gov/transportation/article/70221

Find the best routes to get around Portland actively - low traffic streets, intersections with traffic signals, bike shops, and more.

Source: Portland PBOT

Jan 01, 2016
Oregon Bicycle and Pedestrian Mode Plan

http://www.oregon.gov/ODOT/TD/TP/pages/bikepedplan.aspx

The Oregon Bicycle and Pedestrian Plan is a statewide policy plan and serves as an element of the Oregon Transportation Plan (OTP), which covers all modes of transportation in the state of Oregon.

Source: ODOT

Sep 01, 2015
Bicyclist Deaths Associated with Motor Vehicle Traffic — United States, 1975–2012

http://www.cdc.gov/mmwr/preview/mmwrhtml/mm6431a1.htm

Although bicycles account for only about 1% of trips across all modes of transportation, on a per trip basis, bicyclists die on U.S. roads at a rate double that of vehicle occupants

Source: CDC

Sep 01, 2013
Bike Commuting Tips and Tricks

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bp2LVLH1fLQ

Thinking of biking to work? Get tips from regular riders on bike commuting.

Source: YouTube

Jul 01, 2013
Get Behind It: The Bike Box

http://www.portlandoregon.gov/transportation/article/185112

This brochure provides information to cyclists and drivers about Portland's Bike Boxes, an intersection safety design.

Source: City of Portland

Nov 01, 2009
The Street Trust

https://www.thestreettrust.org/

The Street Trust ® is a non-profit membership organization working to promote and improve public transit, walking bicycling conditions in Oregon. Since 1990,

Source: The Street TRust

Nov 01, 2009
League of American Bicyclists

http://www.bikeleague.org/

For generations past and to come, The League represents bicyclists in the movement to create
 safer roads, stronger communities, and a bicycle- friendly America. T

Source: League of American Bicyclists

Nov 01, 2009
The Initiative for Bicycle and Pedestrian Innovation

http://www.pdx.edu/ibpi/

IBPI’s aim is to advance bicycling and walking as integral elements of the transportation system in Oregon’s communities.

Source: PSU