Tagged: Bridge

Oregon-Led Bridge Plan Gets A Hearing In Salem

OPB |Feb. 13, 2014 12:45 p.m.

THURSDAY: Lawmakers heard testimony Wednesday on a proposal to build a new bridge across the Columbia River without funding from Washington state.

Name That Bridge: The Four Finalists

OPB |Jan. 22, 2014 12:06 p.m.

WEDNESDAY: TriMet announced four top choices for naming the new bridge across the Willamette. Which one would you choose?

How Police Officers Talk A Would-Be Jumper Down

OPB |Nov. 04, 2013 12:40 p.m.

MONDAY: What's it like to try to talk would-be jumpers out of taking their own lives, as Portland Police officers did recently on the Vista and Fremont bridges?

Exploring Safety Concerns About The Morrison Bridge

Aug. 14, 2013 12:30 p.m.

We'll find out about a lawsuit that alleges the recent 10-month renovation work on the Morrison Bridge may need to be redone. 

Columbia River Crossing Dies in Olympia

July 01, 2013 12:30 p.m.

After eight years and $175 million spent on planning, the Columbia River Crossing project has apparently died. 

Culture Club

May 02, 2013 12:45 p.m.

Our weekly conversation about some of the most talked about stories of the moment.

The Road To Bridgetown

April 22, 2013 12:50 p.m.

The Bridgetown Comedy Festival took place this weekend. We talked to a few Portland comedians about how they got started in comedy.

Washington Legislature Check-In

March 12, 2013 12:06 p.m.

We'll get an update from Olympia reporter Austin Jenkins on some big issues in the Washington Legislature right now.

Watching And Waiting On The Sellwood Bridge

Jan. 23, 2013 12:30 p.m.

We'll hear the latest on the replacement of the Sellwood bridge, the state's most heavily traveled two-lane bridge.

Under the Bridges Tours

June 20, 2012 9:06 a.m.

What do tours of homeless camps mean to those inside and outside of the homeless community?

Matt Love's Yaquina Bay Bridge

Aug. 25, 2011 9:30 a.m.

Newport author Matt Love joins us to talk about his love for what he calls "The Green Lady," the Yaquina Bay Bridge in Newport.

Rising Rivers

June 08, 2011 9:35 a.m.

Unless you work on the water, it's easy to ignore gradual changes in river levels. But as several rivers in Oregon approach and exceed flood stage, some people are starting to take notice.

Election Night Live Coverage

May 17, 2011 9 p.m.

The ballot boxes close at 8 p.m. We'll have live election coverage beginning at 9 p.m.

Damascus & The Sellwood Bridge

May 09, 2011 9:06 a.m.

We'll talk about two items on the May ballot: the Sellwood Bridge replacement fee in Clackamas County and the comprehensive plan Damascus voters will be considering.

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