Urban sustainability efforts have historically failed to advance all three E’s of sustainability: environmental action, economic development, and equity. However, a movement is underway to put equity—the oft-ignored E—at the forefront.
The City Council unanimously supported the plan to fund a share of the 5 million transit project.
Portland will contribute .7 million to TriMet’s proposed project to bring high-capacity bus service between downtown and Gresham.
It might be the nation’s most significant but least known congestion pricing plan. The plan originally recommended tolling all lanes on segments of two interstates. Four more roads were just added to broaden the plan.