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Bike safety press conference at City Hall

At 12:30pm there will be a press conference at City Hall to discuss bicycle safety. This is an opportunity for cyclists to show up in force and ask the hard questions of their elected officials. Ride your bike to city hall for lunch and show your support. More discussion is at bikeportland.org
Commissioner Adams Leads Community Conversation about Bike Safety

Portland Transportation to collaborate with stakeholders to develop a bicycle safety action plan for Portland

WHAT: Press conference

WHEN: 12:30-1:00 p.m. on Friday, October 26, 2007

WHERE: City Hall, (1221 SW 4th Avenue) outside the Rose Room

WHO: City Commissioner Sam Adams' Committee on Policy, Engineering, and Enforcement for Bicycle Safety - representatives from the bicycle and freight communities, safety advocates, traffic engineers, Police, Multnomah County, and other stakeholders

WHY: In response to the recent bicycle fatalities in Portland, Commissioner Adams is leading a conversation with the Portland Office of Transportation and community stakeholders about how to improve bicycle safety in Portland. Both short-term and longer-term improvement measures will be shared at the press conference.

homepage: homepage: http://bikeportland.org/2007/10/25/bike-safety-press-conference-at-city-hall-tomorrow/