pinit fg en rect gray 20   National Geographic Traveler Awards Portland Most Bike Friendly City

national geographic traveler awards portland bike friendly city   National Geographic Traveler Awards Portland Most Bike Friendly City

The City of Portland has been struggling to improve its infrastructure as sanctioned by the Portland Bicycle Plan for 2030, regardless of the esteem honor it earned from the National Geographic Traveler as the most bike friendly city in the United States of America.

Planning ahead was their key to the honor rendered to the city, according to Gerik Kransky, advocacy campaign manager at the Bicycle Transportation Alliance. He also added that Portland has a high riding population that brought about the ranking and likewise did open the need to improve its infrastructures based on previous plans. However, this is just the beginning.

On February 11 of this year, the City Council by a unanimous vote of 5-0 passed the Portland Bicycle Plan for 2030 with its objective to enhance Portland’s ridership, to attract new riders, improve practical biking policies, appropriation of suitable parking space, the expansion of biking programs and networks…

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