From the Campaign Trail

  • Two new bridges and corridors needed

    RTC's 2008 Visioning Study highlights the need for two new transportation corridors and bridges across the Columbia My comments to the RTC Board meeting can be viewed on CVTV here. Their main agenda item was reviewing their Read More
  • A $2 Billion light rail tunnel serves whom?

    TriMet pushes for a $2 Billion (or more) tunnel under the Willamette River In the battle for more bridges and transportation corridors across the Columbia River, we often hear “experts” and politicians say, “there isn’t enough Read More
  • Addressing yesterday’s congestion today

    Addressing yesterday’s congestion today By TJ Martinell July 5, 2019 -- online version here at The Lens.   Regional transportation planners say it may take another 40 years to add a third crossing over the Columbia River from Washington into the Read More