Our Work

The Street Trust is at work across Oregon, in classrooms and on the streets, encouraging and advocating for a safe, accessible mix of transportation in our state.

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Powell-Division Bus Rapid Transit

Metro is working on a new kind of transit to bring a more rapid, reliable service to both Portland and Gresham. This project will be the region’s first Bus Rapid Transit (BRT) system of its kind.

We envision a complete corridor where pedestrians and bicyclists can access transit safely and conveniently along the entire corridor. Today, the BRT corridor is currently one of the busiest transit corridors and is central to some of the region’s most diverse neighborhoods.

The Powell-Division Transit Project can be a transformative project for the neighborhoods through which it will pass. We want to make sure that these communities continue to thrive; and want to see a project that does not create or increase involuntary displacement throughout these neighborhoods. We envision a project that provides dedicated bus lanes for fast, reliable services to communities it seeks to serve, as well as physically protected bike lanes and pedestrian safety improvements throughout the entire corridor.

 

STATUS Over the last few months, we have been meeting with steering committee members from the Powell-Division Transit Project and partners to discuss ways this project can bring fast and reliable transit service, without displacing communities it seeks to serve. We are also advocating for the inclusion of pedestrian safety and physically protected bike lanes throughout the entire corridor. For more information, visit Metro’s Powell-Division Transit Project website

 

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Vision Zero

Check out the Latest Project Updates! Vision Zero is a traffic safety program with the goal to eliminate all road fatalities through road design, education and... See Project

Barbur Boulevard

Check out the Latest Project Updates!   Speak Up! Sign our Petition!   Barbur Boulevard, home to fast-moving motor vehicle traffic, has many characteristics of a great... See Project

Women Bike

Check out the Latest Program Updates! Women Bike is the Bicycle Transportation Alliance’s program to inspire more women to incorporate a bike in their lives and... See Project

Oregon and SW Washington Families for Safe Streets

The Street Trust is proud to support Oregon and SW Washington Families for Safe Streets! Oregon and SW Washington Families for Safe Streets is comprised of victims... See Project

Safe Routes to School

The Street Trust’s Safe Routes to School programs are the best bicycle and walking safety programs in the country. We offer several program models designed to bring... See Project

Walk, Bike + Roll

Oregon’s Walk, Bike + Roll program is coordinated by The Street Trust (formerly the Bicycle Transportation Alliance). Partnering with Safe Routes to School programs, across Oregon, we encourage... See Project

NE 7th to SE 9th Corridor

Check out the Latest Project Updates!   Speak Up! Sign our Petition!   A bicycle and pedestrian bridge across I-84 could provide the continuous north-south route that... See Project

Bike More Challenge

Check out the Latest Program Updates! New in 2016: The September Bike Commute Challenge has been revamped and is now officially the May Bike More Challenge!... See Project

Tualatin Valley Highway

Check out the Latest Project Updates!   Speak Up! Sign our Petition!   Tualatin Valley Highway is the only east-west route connecting the communities of Beaverton, Aloha-Reedville,... See Project

N/NE Broadway

Check out the Latest Project Updates! Northeast Broadway (and its eastbound couplet NE Weidler) is full of destinations that benefit from customers who shop there, despite... See Project

East Portland

Check out the Latest Project Updates! The Portland Bureau of Transportation is planning nearly thirty miles of neighborhood greenways in East Portland, but this will not... See Project

Downtown Portland

Check out the Latest Project Updates!   Speak Up! Sign our Petition!   The east side of Portland generally has a robust network of streets safe for... See Project

Safe Routes to School Curriculum

The Street Trust’s Safe Routes to School education program is one of the best programs in the country. We offer several program models designed to bring education... See Project

Building Our Future: A Blueprint for World-Class Bicycling

Stay Connected Receive Blueprint project alerts Learn More See the projects at btaoregon.org/blueprint/ Our vision for the Portland-Metro region is one where people of any age... See Project

Safe Routes to School For Every Kid

  Safe Routes to School Campaign Check out the Latest Project Updates!   Speak Up! Sign our Petition!     Follow this campaign on Facebook and Twitter:... See Project

Oregon Safe Routes to School Network

We believe every kid deserves to walk and bike to school (and other places) safely! The Oregon Safe Routes to School Network conducts a monthly information and... See Project

Host a Bike Commute Clinic at Your Workplace

The Street Trust will come to your workplace or community group to teach a one-hour clinic covering laws, skills, basic gear, and basic maintenance. This is a great... See Project

Fire Up Your Feet!

Fire Up Your Feet Can Support Your School’s Walking, Bicycling and Safe Routes to School Programs This spring, Fire Up Your Feet is offering $10,000 to... See Project

Westside Trail

Check out the Latest Project Updates! Washington County residents are hungry for off-street opportunities to ride bikes for transportation and recreation. The Westside Trail is a... See Project

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