Friday, May 01, 2009
|All "latest" numbers are for February 2009 unless otherwise noted.
|Trucking Weight-mile tax receipts, millions
|Shipping Port of Portland, total containers load and discharge
|Shipping Port of Portland, number of calls by oceangoing vessels
|Airline travel, PDX Passengers, thousands
|Airline travel, Eugene Passengers, thousands
|Airline travel, Medford Passengers, thousands
|Airline travel, Redmond Passengers, thousands (March)
Tuesday, July 14, 2015
BY LINDA BAKER
The Big One serves as an allegory for Portland, a city that earns plaudits for lifestyle and amenities but whose infrastructure is, literally, crumbling.
Thursday, June 25, 2015
BY KIM MOORE | RESEARCH EDITOR
An international architecture firm known for its design of the National September 11 Memorial Museum Pavilion in New York unveiled its plan this week for a modern indoor/outdoor food market at the foot of the Morrison Bridge in downtown Portland.
Monday, July 13, 2015
BY CAMILLE GRIGSBY-ROCCA
Can the brave new world of neurotechnology help an OHSU surgeon find a cure for obesity?
Wednesday, July 15, 2015
Oregon's roads are crumbling, and revenues from state and local gas taxes are not sufficient to pay for improvements. We asked readers if the private sector should help fund transportation maintenance and repairs. Research partner CFM Strategic Communications conducted the poll of 366 readers in February.
"I feel private enterprises are capable of operating at a higher efficiency than state government."
"This has been used in Oregon since the mid-1800s. It is not a new financing method. This form of financing may help Oregon close its infrastructure deficit by leveraging funds."
Wednesday, June 17, 2015
Oregon Business wins journalism awards.
Friday, July 10, 2015
BY DAN COOK
The Affordable Care Act has triggered a rush on health care plan redesign, a process fraught with hidden costs and consequences.
Wednesday, June 03, 2015
BY JASON E. KAPLAN | STAFF PHOTOGRAPHER
As part of our green workplaces story, Oregon Business checked out a community service project undertaken by Portland Youth Builders, a nonprofit alternative high school. In partnership with Whole Foods, PYB built garden boxes for a Home Forward housing site. Home Forward is a government agency that provides housing for low income residents and people with disabilities.