Foster Road’s Eight Most Dangerous Hotspots: Red’s

This morning, Mayor Sam Adams will join the Willamette Pedestrian Coalition and Transportation for America in a Walk of Remembrance on Foster Road. The walk is intended to memorialize those Portlanders killed because of unsafe traffic conditions.

The walk will include a stop in the area of Foster in the 70s near Red’s Bar, the site where Jason Grant was killed by a hit-and-run driver while crossing the street last January 28. The driver of that vehicle was recently sentenced to 18 months in prison.

Mayor Adams has a mixed record of support for traffic safety in this area. (more…)

Mayor’s Office Offers Proposal to Improve Safety Along Foster: May 2012

Mayor’s Office Offers Proposal to Improve Safety Along Foster Posted on May 17, 2012 Just a day after the Portland Bureau of Transportation (PBOT) unveiled plans for a “road diet” along NE Multnomah in the Lloyd District, the Mayor’s Office offered a proposal to address transportation issues along Foster Road.  With the Lloyd District … Continue reading