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How Did Portland's Roads Get So Bad?

OPB | May 27, 2014

TUESDAY: Portland Mayor Charlie Hales and Commissioner Steve Novick proposed a transportation user fee last week to help fix the city's roads.

Apartments with No Parking

OPB | Sept. 18, 2012

More and more developers are putting up apartment buildings in Portland with no room for cars to park.

Gas Tax Alternative

OPB | June 18, 2012

The Oregon Department of Transportation has a new pilot program to create a way to tax drivers of electric vehicles and plug-in hybrids.

Sharing N. Williams Ave.

OPB | March 23, 2012

A committee has voted to change the way bikes and cars share the road on North Williams Avenue in Portland. 

Requiring Rearview Cameras

OPB | Feb. 29, 2012

Starting in 2014, all new cars will likely have to be equipped with a rearview camera to help drivers see what's behind them.

National Cell Phone Ban?

OPB | Dec. 14, 2011

The National Transportation Safety Board is recommending that all states pass complete bans on using phones and other electronic devices while driving. We'll find out why — and get reaction to the recommendation.

Reporting Abuse

OPB | Jan. 06, 2010

What should you do if you suspect someone is being abused?