Brendan Hurley

A covered parking 'bike oasis' on SW 6th Ave between Washington and Alder Streets in Portland, Oregon. The oasis was installed as part of the Portland Light Rail Project, which added MAX light rail to 5th and 6th avenues in downtown Portland's transit mall.

Photo by Thomas Le Ngo

The 6 D's of Sustainable Transit-Oriented Development

Adapted from TransLink in Vancouver and an interview with its former managing director of planning and policy, Michael Shiffer. more »

Oct 1, 2012 12:00 AM Features

Bicycles are Transit: Linking Cycling, Transit, Planning and People

Infrastructure that is supportive of people on bikes, especially those who use bicycles for transportation, expands our daily travel choices, allowing us to find the most convenient, fastest way for our own particular needs. more »

Sep 16, 2012 12:00 AM Features

Photo by David Niddrie

Gil Peñalosa – A Call For Change

Gil Peñalosa is adamant that the way we experience cities must be changed, especially now. He feels that five key elements will drive change in urban communities. more »

Sep 16, 2012 12:00 AM Features

Photo by Jӧrg Bandell

5 Cities Changing Gears

These five cities are recognizing the bicycle as transportation and integrating bicycle travel as part of a comprehensive transportation system. more »

Sep 16, 2012 12:00 AM Features