Here’s how Multnomah County wants to end traffic deaths – BikePortland

The County wants to build a “safe system” that inhibits car use, charges more for large vehicles, and builds more traffic calming. (Photo: Jonathan Maus/BikePortland) Lost amid the protests, politicking, and police statements at last week’s traffic safety press conference was a new report from Multnomah County that offers clear solutions to our staggering increase … Read more

Group protests during Portland commissioner’s news conference on traffic deaths

Group protests during Portland commissioner’s news conference on traffic deaths  KATU Source link

Multnomah County DA blames lack of traffic officers for decreased DUII prosecution

File photo of a traffic stop in Portland. (KOIN) PORTLAND, Ore. (KOIN) – In Washington and Clackamas counties, the number of DUII cases filed in circuit courts have surpassed what they were pre-pandemic. But in Multnomah County, cases are a fraction of what they were before.  Officials say that’s not because fewer people are driving … Read more