Updates

Below are our latest action alerts, blog posts, and media highlights. This is a new website; if you are seeking an old blog post, please contact us at communications@thestreettrust.org

What's next for ODOT leadership?

Oregon’s transportation system faces urgent challenges. The transportation sector is the largest contributor to greenhouse gas emissions in Oregon. For most households, the cost of owning and operating a car is their largest household expense after housing.

The 2019 Alice Awards

More than 300 supporters celebrated The Street Trust and the movement for active transportation at a sold-out Alice Awards last month. The event raised nearly $100,000 for The Street Trust’s programs to make walking, biking, and transit safe and convenient.

Safe Routes to School tops regional program ideas

As bike safety educators, The Street Trust sees first hand the conditions that prevent kids from walking and rolling to school. Huge unsignalized road crossings with fast-moving cars, incomplete sidewalks, and no bike facilities are common.

Volunteer for school Bike Safety Rides!

The 2019 bike safety education season is underway at schools in Portland. We need your help to support kids to have a fun, safe community ride to cap their bike safety experience. 

The 2019 Alice Awards

The Street Trust’s annual Alice Awards are Friday, September 27 at 5:30 PM at Castaway Portland. Tickets are available for purchase at www.thestreettrust.org.

Metro Funding Measure

Metro is planning a transportation funding measure for the November 2020 ballot.

Women Bike's Summer Social

Women Bike held a summer social July 30th to bring our lively Facebook community together to talk about all things cycling and public transit.