Hales ordered interim PBOT director Toby Widmer to restore the sidewalk funding, and Fagan began advocating for state funding to add sidewalks the full stretch from Division to Foster.

"For too long East Portlanders have been told to 'be patient,'" Fagan said today in a prepared statement. "But Morgan's family, and every family, has a right to be very impatient when it comes to the safety of their children."