OPB | Sept. 13, 2016
We find out why traffic deaths are rising in Portland despite efforts to reverse the trend, and we learn more about a new proposed system of publicly financed elections in the city.
OPB | Sept. 30, 2015
We sit down with Oregon Governor Kate Brown to reflect on her first seven months in office and look ahead to 2016.
OPB | Sept. 11, 2015
The first new bridge built in Portland since the 1970's opens this weekend. It will not carry any cars.
OPB | July 27, 2015
In April, Portland started a four-month pilot program deregulating the taxi industry and allowing ride services Uber and Lyft to operate legally for the first time.
OPB | July 13, 2015
Portland is updating its Comprehensive Plan — the multifaceted documents will guide the way the city develops for the next two decades.
OPB | July 01, 2015
Activists and city leaders are debating the future of Portland's bike infrastructure.
OPB | June 29, 2015
The legislatures in Washington and Oregon are still struggling to pass the final bills of their respective sessions.
OPB | June 26, 2015
It’s time for our news roundtable, where we take a look at some of the biggest stories of the week with a rotating panel of journalists and other news watchers.
OPB | June 02, 2015
The Oregon Department of Transportation's will sign up 5,000 drivers to test how a per mile tax would work in a program it calls "OReGO."
OPB | May 21, 2015
We sit down with Portland Mayor Charlie Hales to talk about Uber, the Pembina propane terminal, how he wants to spend the city's $49 million budget surplus, and more.
OPB | May 20, 2015
OPB's Amelia Templeton and Joe VanderVeer, former chairman of Portland’s Commission on Disabilities, tried to get a ride in an Uber vehicle that could take VanderVeer's wheelchair. It took 15 attempts and nine hours.
OPB | May 18, 2015
The end of the legislative session is not far off, but Oregon lawmakers are struggling to find common ground on funding transportation infrastructure.
OPB | April 21, 2015
Portland city commissioners will vote Tuesday on a pilot program that could lead to permanent change to the rules for cabs and other for-hire vehicles.
OPB | March 13, 2015
FRIDAY: A Portland cab driver and an Uber driver discuss their experiences in the transportation industry.
OPB | Feb. 02, 2015
MONDAY: Transportation, marijuana regulation, and gun control will be among the issues dominating the legislative session that starts Monday.
OPB | Dec. 18, 2014
THURSDAY: Washington Governor Jay Inslee is rolling out his two-year budget proposal this week. OPB reporter Austin Jenkins gives us the highlights.
OPB | Dec. 08, 2014
MONDAY: Uber began service in Portland on Friday despite objections from city officials who say the ride service company is operating illegally.
OPB | July 28, 2014
MONDAY: We'll look into why Uber's car-sharing service is available in more than 100 cities across the world -- but not in Portland.