OPB |Oct. 01, 2014 3 p.m.
The U.S. secretary of transportation was in Portland Wednesday morning to discuss federal transportation funding with Oregon politicians.
OPB |July 25, 2014 5:30 p.m.
Several mile-long oil trains cross through the state of Oregon every week carrying volatile oil from North Dakota's Bakken oil fields. A report issued Friday identifies gaps in Oregon's ability to handle the safety risks of those trains.
The Register-Guard |June 18, 2014 8 p.m.
The future of a former rail line that runs through fields, farms and a national wildlife refuge between Monroe and Corvallis has sparked a fierce controversy in rural Benton County.
Statesman Journal |June 17, 2014 1 p.m.
The trend toward fuel-efficient cars is reducing the gas tax revenue traditionally used to pay for the Oregon Department of Transportation's highway projects, forcing the department to rely on short-term bonds and hurting its ability to plan, according to an audit released Tuesday by the Oregon Secretary of State's office.
Pamplin Media Group |April 25, 2014 5:23 a.m.
TriMet is reporting that crime on its transit system has dropped 25 percent between 2012 and 2013.
OPB |April 01, 2014 11:47 a.m.
The final increase to TriMet's LIFT transit fares took effect Tuesday. The five cent increase takes the fare to $2.50.
OPB |March 10, 2014 3:43 p.m.
Americans rode more buses, trains and subways last year than they have since suburbs started booming in 1956 -- according to a study by the American Public Transportation Association.
OPB |March 03, 2014 3:54 p.m.
TriMet’s “talking buses” began running Monday. Five bus lines are equipped with devices meant to protect pedestrians.
OPB |Feb. 13, 2014 4:45 p.m.
The Sellwood Bridge will be closed Saturday to all modes of transportation. The bridge is scheduled to re-open on Thursday.
Pamplin Media Group |Dec. 05, 2013 1:36 a.m.
Banks School District Superintendent Bob Huston has become a leader in the fight to keep Native American mascots in Oregon high schools.