OTREC in the News: 2011

Getaround Brings Car-Sharing to Oregon with Federal Grant (Forbes, Dec. 13, 2011)

Peer-to-peer car-sharing company Getaround ready to launch in Portland with $1.7 million grant (The Oregonian, Dec. 13, 2011)

Peer-to-peer car sharing starts in Portland; Seattle next? (TechFlash, Dec. 13, 2011)

Getaround brings car sharing service to Portland (Sustainable Business Oregon, Dec. 13, 2011)

Why universities need celebrating from the (city) rooftops (Forbes, Dec. 10, 2011)

Grants help keep Basin economy alive (Klamath Falls Herald and News, Dec. 5, 2011)

Portland area’s traffic crashes cost $2.74 billion a year (The Oregonian, Nov. 11, 2011)

A look inside Oregon State’s bicyling simulator laboratory (BikePortland.org, Oct. 19, 2011)

Portland bridges likely to fail in major earthquake (Daily Journal of Commerce, Sept. 21, 2011)

Students’ ideas begin taking hold (Salem Statesman Journal, Sept. 18, 2011)

Oregon scores more federal EV cash (Sustainable Business Oregon, Sept. 15, 2011)

Oregon’s curve riders (The Oregonian, Sept. 10, 2011)

Without MAX: parking lots and waiting (Portland Tribune, Sept. 1, 2011)

Portland Plans for Transit All Powered by Electricity (New York Times, Aug. 28, 2011)

Electric cars get a charge out of Portland street (ABC News, Aug. 17, 2011)

Experts say an earthquake surely will devastate the Northwest (Oregonlive.com, June 24, 2011)

Researchers look into connection between bicycling and consumer behavior (BikePortland.org, June 14, 2011)

Women who ride bikes ... (Oregonlive.com, June 11, 2011)

Electric car fast-chargers coming to I-5 in Ore. (Businessweek, Associated Press, June 1, 2011)

National conference brings bikers, motorists together (The Tyee, May 26, 2011)

Outreach and parking key to successful bike-lane culture, says expert (The Province, May 26, 2011, link retired)

Students chart a new path for Salem (Salem Statesman Journal, May 10, 2011)

Research shows biking, walking can thrive in suburbia (BikePortland.org, April 26, 2011)

Portland State University researchers win award for traffic bottlenecks study; traffic geeks rejoice (Oregonlive.com, April 8, 2011)

Experts: Portland bridges vulnerable to major earthquake (KGW, March 15, 2011)

‘Get Motivated’ event in Portland turned I-84 into parking lot, traffic data shows (Oregonlive.com, March 14, 2011)

Portland State study says cycle track on SW Broadway is working - in most ways Oregonian, Feb. 25, 2011

PSU report: Cycle track, buffered bike lanes working well, but could be improved (BikePortland.org, Feb. 24, 2011)

Biggest TRB meeting ever highlights visionary bicycle research (DC StreetsBlog, Jan.31, 2011)

Portlanders in D.C. for major transportation research conference (BikePortland.org, Jan. 25, 2011)

Highway expansion can do more harm than good (Daily Journal of Commerce, Jan. 24, 2011)

Research could fix material’s image problem (Daily Journal of Commerce, Jan. 20, 2011)

Graduate students nurture Salem’s sustainable future (Salem Business Journal, January 2011)