|Today's front page|
A fire started in the adjacent building that spread into the shop. The shop sustained substantial smoke damage. We are still temporarily closed....No one was in either building at the time of the fire!...Portions of the shop will need to be demolished and rebuilt. Our current goal is to be reopened in two months.Best to call ahead for any repair, purchase, or other appointment needs:
- Bike Peddler (503) 399-7741
- Northwest Hub (503) 584-1052
- Santiam Bicycle Temporarily closed (503) 363-6602
- Scott's Cycle (503) 363-4516
The Policy Committee for the MPO meets today by telephone, and there's nothing much to say on the agenda - nothing new, anyway.
|The autoist commitment to ever higher traffic counts|
In a separate item, there was a note about the Federal Department of Transportation and a formal "corrective action" on Congestion Management administration.
|Corrective action on "alternative strategies"|
and "reduction strategies"
The MPO is missing out here, and shows its bias for in favor of more driving.
A Commute Reduction Idea
That would be a great advance on the current state of employee commute and trip reduction programming. This is something to watch. And, of course, other employers, like the City of Salem for example, could model new programming after it and adopt it independently.