Portland-Eastbound I-84 Freeway might reopen in Columbia Gorge this Weekend
Portland-Good news for truckers and travelers: this weekend eastbound 84 may reopen. According to an Oregon Department of Transportation spokeswoman, the eastbound interstate closed in the Columbia River Gorge because of the Eagle Creek fire, may be reopened either late Sunday or early Monday. The freeway was closed on Labour Day in both directions two days after the fire started. Authorities say that the fire started after a 15-year-old....... Read More Portland as the 11th Car Less City in the U.S.
Portland is among the top cities in the United States for people who live without a car. In a new study, Portland came in at number 11 for car less households from 12 cities. According to the new study by Michael Sivak from The University of Michigan’s Transportation Research Institute, car ownership in the nation per household, per driver and per person has been declining for years. And households without cars have increased across the nation ....... Read More