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Monday: Join the Fight for Transportation Investment

BikePortland.org: OPAL Environmental Justice Oregon is bringing their push for more transportation options and safe streets right to legislators on Monday. They’ll hold a press conference in the plaza outside the hearing an hour before it starts.” Read more here.

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LISTEN: YEJA on XRAY.fm

This radio program on YEJA’s YouthPass to the Future campaign is fantastic. Special thanks to the folks at XRAY.fm, especially reporter Jenn Chavez of The Five Quadrants of Portland.

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BRU Victory! TriMet Studies Reduced Fare

In a huge victory for Bus Riders Unite, whose advocacy for a low-income fare has been ongoing, TriMet has agreed to study a low-income fare policy – how it would be implemented, who it would impact, and more. While BRU’s Research and Advisory Committee […]

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The Oregonian is Wrong on YouthPass

Official Joint Statement from Youth Environmental Justice Alliance and the Multnomah Youth Commission in Response to the Oregonian Editorial Board’s Recent Attacks on YouthPass Funding We have read the Oregonian Editorial Board’s most recent article urging the City not to fund YouthPass. We are […]