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Uncertified moving companies

June 24th, 2015 · Comments Off on Uncertified moving companies · Dept. of Transportation

ODOT busts 5 illegal moving companies in PDX (KOIN, 6/23/2015) Consumer guide to moving [PDF] (2014) Oregon Department of Transportation, Motor Carrier Transportation

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Summer road projects

June 8th, 2015 · Comments Off on Summer road projects · Dept. of Transportation

Lane County highway paving work ramps up (Register Guard, 6/7/2015) Summer Oregon road projects (annual) Oregon Department of Transportation

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Older drivers

May 15th, 2015 · Comments Off on Older drivers · Dept. of Transportation

As Mom and Dad age, families struggle with taking car keys away (Oregonian, 5/14/2015) How’s my driving? : staying safe behind the wheel [PDF] (2013) Oregon Driver and Motor Vehicle Services Retiring from driving : when someone you know should give up driving [PDF] (2012) Oregon Driver and Motor Vehicle Services

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Newberg-Dundee bypass

May 12th, 2015 · Comments Off on Newberg-Dundee bypass · Dept. of Transportation

Construction on Newberg-Dundee bypass in full swing (KGW, 5/12/2015) Newberg-Dundee bypass project (serial) Oregon Department of Transportation

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OReGO

May 1st, 2015 · Comments Off on OReGO · Dept. of Transportation

Oregon Road Funding Under Discussion, State Launches OreGo (OPB, 4/30/2015) Get in the know with OReGO [PDF] Oregon Department of Transportation

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Motorcycle lane-splitting

April 27th, 2015 · Comments Off on Motorcycle lane-splitting · Dept. of Transportation

Motorcycle lane-splitting coming to Oregon? Senate passes bill allowing it on highways (Oregonian, 4/23/2015) Motorcycle lane-sharing literature review [PDF] (2010) Oregon Department of Transportation, Research Section

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Columbia Gorge Highway history

April 10th, 2015 · Comments Off on Columbia Gorge Highway history · Dept. of Transportation

Throwback Thursday: Multnomah County vote played key role in Scenic Highway (Oregonian, 4/10/2015) Historic Columbia River Highway : oral history [PDF] (2009) Oregon Department of Transportation

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Passenger rail ridership

March 31st, 2015 · Comments Off on Passenger rail ridership · Dept. of Transportation

Ridership Drops On Oregon Trains As Officials Ponder Funding Options (OPB, 3/30/2015) Passenger rail ridership [PDF] (2015) Oregon Department of Transportation

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Bikes and red lights

March 13th, 2015 · Comments Off on Bikes and red lights · Dept. of Transportation

Oregon Senate passes bill allowing bicycles, motorcycles to run red lights (Oregonian, 3/12/2015) Getting a green light on your bicycle [PDF] (2015) Oregon Department of Transportation

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Household movers

March 12th, 2015 · Comments Off on Household movers · Dept. of Transportation

Sex offender, pot smoker, fugitive caught in ODOT sting (KOIN, 3/11/2015) Oregon household goods movers [PDF] (2015) Oregon Department of Transportation, Motor Carrier Division

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Increased speed limits

March 6th, 2015 · Comments Off on Increased speed limits · Dept. of Transportation

Oregon lawmakers consider bill to raise speed limits (KTVZ, 3/4/2015) Northwest Lawmakers Mull Higher Speed Limits (NW News Network, 3/3/2015) Speed zone manual [PDF] (2014) Oregon Department of Transportation, Traffic-Roadway Section

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Scenic bikeways and byways

March 3rd, 2015 · Comments Off on Scenic bikeways and byways · Dept. of Transportation, Parks & Recreation Dept., Travel Oregon

Crooked River road may become scenic bikeway (Bend Bulletin, 3/2/2015) Designation handbook for Oregon recreation trails : Oregon Scenic Bikeways [PDF] (2014) Oregon Parks and Recreation Department Oregon scenic bikeways [PDF] (2013) Oregon Parks and Recreation Department Oregon scenic byways & tour routes : a driving guide [PDF] (2014) Travel Oregon and Oregon Department of […]

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Seismic landslides and highways

March 2nd, 2015 · Comments Off on Seismic landslides and highways · Dept. of Transportation

Map outlines western Oregon landslide risks from a subduction zone earthquake (KATU, 3/1/2015) Impacts of potential seismic landslides on lifeline corridors : final report [PDF] (2015) Oregon Department of Transportation, Research Section

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Teen driver safety

February 26th, 2015 · Comments Off on Teen driver safety · Dept. of Transportation

Oregon teen driving laws scrutinized after West Linn, Oregon City students’ deaths (Oregonian, 2/25/2015) The Oregon parent guide to teen driving [PDF] (2014) Oregon Department of Transportation, Driver and Motor Vehicle Services Oregon driver manual (biennial) Oregon Department of Transportation, Driver and Motor Vehicle Services Manual del conductor de Oregon (biennial) Oregon Department of Transportation, […]

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Umatilla Bridge

February 26th, 2015 · Comments Off on Umatilla Bridge · Dept. of Transportation

Umatilla Bridge not included in retrofit plans (East Oregonian, 2/23/2015) 2012 bridge condition report [PDF] (2012) Oregon Department of Transportation Rough roads ahead : the cost of poor highway conditions to Oregon’s economy [PDF] (2014) Oregon Department of Transportation

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Cathodic protection of coastal bridges

January 20th, 2015 · Comments Off on Cathodic protection of coastal bridges · Dept. of Transportation

Coastal bridge due for upgrade (Register Guard, 1/19/2015) Cathodic protection evaluation : final report (2014) Oregon Department of Transportation, Bridge Preservation Unit

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Impact of deicers

December 29th, 2014 · Comments Off on Impact of deicers · Dept. of Transportation

Western states seek a green alternative to salt for clearing road ice, snow (Oregonian, 12/28/2014) Understanding and mitigating effects of chloride deicer exposure on concrete : final report [PDF] (2014) Oregon Department of Transportation, Research Section Snow and ice program [PDF] (2012) Oregon Department of Transportation, Region 4 Office

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Use of studded tires

December 23rd, 2014 · Comments Off on Use of studded tires · Dept. of Transportation

Oregon Department Of Transportation Says Use Of Studded Tires Has Dropped Dramatically (NWPR, 12/22/2014) Review of studded tires in Oregon [PDF] (2014) Oregon Department of Transportation

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Women in construction

December 12th, 2014 · Comments Off on Women in construction · Dept. of Transportation

Oregon efforts to prepare women for construction jobs praised in national report (Oregonian, 12/12/2014) Report on the use of federal funds to increase diversity and prepare those entering the highway construction workforce (biennial) Oregon Department of Transportation

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Salmon license plate money

December 3rd, 2014 · Comments Off on Salmon license plate money · Driver and Motor Vehicle Services, Plan for Salmon and Watersheds

Oregon license plate money, meant for endangered salmon, instead funds Salem bureaucrat’s salary (Oregonian, 12/02/2014) Put a salmon on your plate! [PDF] (2007) Oregon Plan for Salmon and Watersheds Oregon vehicle license plate manual [PDF] (2008) Oregon Department of Transportation, Driver and Motor Vehicle Services

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