In the News

 

2013

Steph Routh Announces Resignation from Oregon Walks (Bike Portland)
3, 2, 1 … STOP WALKING (Portland Tribune)
New state law makes walking more welcome on narrow streets (Bike Portland)
Portland has waited long enough for safe sidewalks: Guest opinion (The Oregonian)
East Portland fatality puts heat on City’s paving priority (Bike Portland)
Where the Sidewalk Ends? (Portland Mercury)

2012

The Sprocket Podcast: Steph Routh (Sprocket Podcast) - November 5th, 2012
Willamette Pedestrian Coalition changes name to Oregon Walks (Bike Portland)
No longer “pedestrian”: Advocacy group to unveil new name, logo, mission (Bike Portland)
Foster Crosswalk Action Recap (Foster United) - August 22, 2012
Pedestrian deaths: Federal transportation bill bypasses local safety concerns (Oregonlive OpEd) - August 04, 2012
Portland Infrastructure Equity Policy Expert Group (Portland BPS)
Mayor Adams Slams Last-Minute Changes to Sellwood Bridge Design (Portland Mercury) - July 26, 2012
Independent panel will consider additional investment in parks, natural areas (Metro)
Willamette Pedestrian Coalition hosts mobile dance party (Oregonlive) - June 25, 2012
TriMet adopts $2.50 flat fare, kills free rail zone after heated four-hour meeting (The Lund Report) - June 14, 2012
Are You Walking to Work Tomorrow? (Portland Transport) - April 5, 2012

2011

Oregon Needs a Clear Crossing, Oregonian, May 12, 2011
Northeast Portland: Transportation officials will plant 'Susie Tree' in memory of traffic deaths, Oregonian, May 9, 2011
Pedestrian Coalition Leader Walks Her Walk, Walk About Magazine, April 30, 2011
Lobbying for walking and biking in Salem: A photo essay, BikePortland, April 5, 2011
Gateway Plaza's Missing Sidewalk Irks Northeast Neighbors, Neighborhood Notes, March 31, 2011
LaHood Kicks Off National Bike Summit, DC Streetsblog, March 8, 2011
TriMet buses will begin to politely warn Portlanders, 'Pedestrians, bus is turning', Oregonian, Feb. 28, 2011
Portland Community Groups To Discuss Transportation Safety, OPB News, Feb. 8, 2011

 

2010

Vigil planned tonight for Angela Burke, struck and killed by motorist on SW Barbur Boulevard, Oregonian, December 20, 2010
SW Portland remembers victim of fatal crash on Barbur Blvd.  SW Community Connection. Dec. 20, 2010
Details on tonight's vigil for Angela Burke. BikePortland, Dec. 20, 2010
Who Was Angela Burke? BikePortland, Dec. 17, 2010.
In Other News. Portland Mercury, Nov. 25, 2010
Advocacy group unveils 'Action Plan' for a more walkable region, BikePortland, November 18, 2010 
Danger! It’s getting more dangerous to cross Portland streets. Portland Tribune, Nov. 18, 2010
Pedestrian coalition says communities need more sidewalks and safe avenues so residents will walk more often. Oregonian, Nov. 18, 2010
Pedestrian Action! Portland Transport, Nov. 17, 2010
52 pedestrian deaths is unconscionable, Oregonian Op-Ed, November 15, 2010
Advocate: Alliances key to success of walking advocacy movement, BikePortland, November 10, 2010 
Walking as a Movement. Portland Transport, Nov. 8, 2010
"A rough night for TriMet riders": Reactions to transit bond failure. BikePortland, Nov. 3, 2010
Walkers of the world, unite, Oregonian Editorial, August 21, 2010 
Public Forum Brings Citizen Activists Together for Change in Washington County. BTA Blog, Aug. 5, 2010
In Portland, the latest do it yourself move is by foot by Willamette Pedestrian Coalition, Oregonian, July 23, 2010 
Getting schooled by lawyer Ray Thomas, BikePortland, April 29, 2010 
A time for reflection in the wake of tragedy, Oregonian Op-Ed, April 29, 2010 
Update on TriMet Pedestrian Deaths. Portland Mercury, April 26, 2010
ODOT partners with area agencies on a solution at busy SW 178th and TV Highway.  KATU, April 9, 2010
Complete streets need pedestrian room, too, Oregonian Op-Ed, February 15, 2010 
 

2009

WPC Wishes You a Call-Free New Year, Portland Transport, December 31, 2009
Protest for Pedestrian Rights, Portland Mercury, November 10, 2009 
Mayor visits dangerous crosswalk; will recommend "immediate changes", BikePortland, November 9, 2009 
Pedestrian safety: Portland's walking wounded, Oregonian, November 09, 2009 

Pedestrian Rights Clinics, Oregonian, January 8, 2009

2008

Protect the Pedestrian, Portland Tribune, July 3, 2008 
Pedestrian advocacy group hires first Director, Bike Portland, April 1, 2008
Fight obesity with food policy, exercise, Editorial, Oregonian, January 7, 2008
 

2007

NE Schools take part in Walk + Bike to School Day, Hollywood Star, November 2007