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From Controversy To Icon: Portland's Aerial Tram Turns 10

OPB | Feb. 12, 2017 12:45 p.m. | Portland

Portland’s aerial tram can now be seen as one of the city’s most transformational projects ever. But it wasn't always a popular project.

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TriMet Awarded $3.4M Grant To Buy Electric Buses

Pamplin Media Group | July 24, 2016 10:27 a.m.

TriMet will buy four battery-electric buses thanks to a $3.4 million federal grant that Oregon U.S. Sen. Jeff Merkley helped obtain.

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Portland's Proposed Rapid Bus Actually Slower Than Existing Bus

OPB | March 22, 2016 3:35 p.m. | Portland

A proposed bus rapid transit line from Gresham to downtown Portland would move passengers more slowly than the current east-west bus lines.

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National Transportation App Acquires Portland Ticketing Software

OPB | June 30, 2015 9 a.m. | Portland

Portland-based mobile ticketing tech company GlobeSherpa has been acquired by transportation comparison app RideScout, the companies announced Tuesday.

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Your Reponses On Feeling Safe On Public Transit

OPB | April 24, 2014 12:32 p.m. | Portland

Earlier this month, I came across an interesting article on The Atlantic Cities website about women feeling safe on public transit — but Portland was only mentioned in an aside about TriMet's real-time GPS bus tracker, despite its well-used public transit system.