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Russ Roca

A Guide to Biking in Portland

Portland boasts hundreds of miles of bike routes, over 70 on-street bike corrals, and business owners who go out of their way to accommodate patrons arriving on two wheels. more »

Feb 16, 2012 11:09 PM Features 1 Comments

Bike vs. Bike - Cycle Chic Debate

Does the cycle chic movement encourage more people, particularly women, to think of cycling as a viable form of transportation, rather than as a sport, or does it objectify women and make cycling seem exclusive? more »

Oct 17, 2011 5:30 PM , Features 31 Comments

Photo by David Niddrie

Bike vs. Bike: The Idaho Stop Law

In the early 1980s, the small rural state of Idaho made it legal for bicycle riders to treat stop signs as yield signs. Was Idaho’s move an example of prescience or shortsightedness? more »

Jul 14, 2011 5:56 PM , Features 11 Comments

photos by and Mark Emery

The Helmet Debate

Nothing has been more hotly debated or more polarizing than the debate about the merits of mandatory helmet laws. more »

May 24, 2011 5:09 PM Features 37 Comments

Protected / Separated bicycle lane on Dunsmuir Street, downtown Vancouver, Canada

By Paul Krueger

Bike vs. Bike - Separated Bike Lanes

Separated bike lanes: do they improve our city riding experience or transform previously harmonious streets into splitting headaches? more »

May 1, 2011 12:00 AM , Features 1 Comments

Bike vs. Bike - Conservatism and Cycling Policy

Is conservatism necessarily harmful to progressive cycling policy? more »

Mar 31, 2011 11:39 AM , Features 10 Comments

Portland Profile: Kirsten Kaufman

Cycling realtor, Kristen Kaufman, talks about work and bikes in Portland. more »

Mar 1, 2010 4:05 PM Features

Bicycle-Friendly Portland, Oregon

A city feature about the cycling culture in Portland, OR, including its cycling infrastructure and advocacy organizations. It also includes a map of places in Portland to visit by bike. more »

Mar 1, 2010 4:00 PM Features