A North Portland center shows what a “green” building means.
It’s easy to look past the squat former Arco station at
North Albina Avenue and Ainsworth Street. The exterior disguises the
clean, sleek remodeling inside that has transformed it into the June
A riders’ advocacy group challenges TriMet to rethink its fare hikes and service cuts.
TriMet is zooming ahead with plans to close a $12 million
budget gap for next year by raising ticket prices, cutting bus service
and ending the free-rail zone. The transit agency’s board is set
Independent campaign expenditures here are soaring—and invisible.
An army of canvassers hit the streets in April and May to
rescue state Rep. Mike Schaufler (D-Happy Valley) from defeat. Many of
the workers knocking on doors for Schaufler in the May 15 primary w