The Oregoninan 7-12-2010 by Nick Christensen "Cycling Advocates Push Metro To Spend Millions On Bike Projects" This is about the Regional Flexible Funds from the feds. Bike advocates pressure Metro to spend on Bikes.
"The Big Bike Bailout" Willamette Week by Aaron Mesh 8-14-2013 The City of Portland May Spend 4.6 million dollars to Bail Out Bike Share. When it was proposed in 2011 there was a condition set by Portland City Council. No city funds would be sunk into it. Now that the bike share only extends as east as NE 22nd - no further. The private vendor Alta Bike Share claims it could expand if it had 4.6 million more...
Willamette Week 4-2-3010 by Nigel Jaquiss - Earl Blumenauer On CRC, Bikes and Saving Social Security, Senator Earl Blumenauer speaks on the City of Portland's plan to spend 600 million in the next 20 years on bicycles.
GS.31BIKE117.jpg The Oregonian 5-17-2011 By Joseph Rose "Portland Mayor Sam Adams Boosts Funding For Bike Projects, But Now There's Less For Paving Streets" Funding would boost from 4% to 17% of the budget which is 2.8 million.