Portland is becoming a testing ground for alternative fuel vehicles thanks to a commitment Oregon made to support rechargeable electric vehicles under former Gov. Ted Kulongoski.
TriMet is hoping to add a new fare system that allows riders to use debit-like cards.
The Red Lion Portland Convention Center hotel's new owners plan an $8-10 million remodel that will close the hotel for several months next year.
The Portland Planning and Sustainability Commission voted to endorse annexing west Hayden Island into Portland.
Portland Transportation Commissioner Steve Novick ordered a temporary fix to prevent Vista Bridge suicides.