Transportation

KBOO Bike Show - April

Airs at: Wed, 04/03/2019 at 11:00am - 12:00pm
Produced for The Bike Show
On this month's KBOO Bike Show we seek nearby bike inspiration. We'll speak with Barb Chamberlain, director of Washington Dept of Tranportation's new Active Transportation Division. Chamberlain is tasked with integrating active transportation into WDOT's culture, no small t... Read more

More Talk Radio on 3/18/2019

Airs at: Mon, 03/18/2019 at 8:00am - 9:00am
Produced for More Talk Radio
Cecil and Celeste talk to members of the Portland Gray Panthers to discuss needed changes to TriMet's practices, policies, and fares.  Read more

KBOO Bike Show

Airs at: Wed, 03/06/2019 at 11:00am - 12:00pm
Produced for The Bike Show
  The March show will focus on the future of cycling in Portland, Oregon. Hosts Tori Bortman and Alon Raab will be joined by Marshal Runkel, Commissioner Eudaly's Chief of Staff, as well as Jillian Detweiler and Judge Kemp of Street Trust. We will look at the Portland Bicy... Read more

Union vs. TriMet

Airs at: Tue, 12/11/2018 at 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Produced for Evening News
TriMet has unilaterally imposed a non-Union contract with Portland Patrol Incorporated to enforce fares on buses and trains.  KBOO’s Theresa Mitchell spoke with Amalgamated Transit Union President Shirley Block about the surprise move. Read more

Oregon Walks: Protecting your right to roam

Airs at: Wed, 11/28/2018 at 11:00am - 12:00pm
Produced for Recovery Zone
  Oregon Walks is a nonprofit, membership-based advocacy organization dedicated to promoting walking and making the conditions for walking in Oregon safe, convenient and attractive. Host Carolyn Campbell  speaks with  several members of the organization, including Inna Lev... Read more

On the Ground with Mutual Aid Disaster Relief in North Carolina

Airs at: Wed, 10/10/2018 at 5:00pm - 5:45pm
Produced for Evening News
  RESIDENTS STILL DEALING WITH AFTERMATH OF FLORENCE AS MICHAEL APPROACHES   Even as Hurricane Michael promises to inundate the eastern seaboard, residents in parts of North Carolina continue to struggle with the aftermath of Hurricane Florence last month. KBOO reporter ... Read more

The Day to Day Fight to Reduce Chronic Absenteeism in Oregon

Airs at: Thu, 09/20/2018 at 5:45pm - 6:00pm
Produced for Evening News
  The State of Oregon is partnering with school districts and education service districts across the state to reduce chronic student absenteeism. Chronic Absenteeism is different from traditional concepts like truancy or delinquency, and aims to capture all absences from a... Read more

KBOO News In Depth: Julie Whipple

Airs at: Mon, 07/30/2018 at 5:45pm - 6:00pm
Produced for News In Depth
This year marks the 40th anniversary of the crash of United Airlines Flight 173, in an empty lot near the corner of Portland’s Northeast 157th Avenue and East Burnside, just about 9 miles from where we are now in our KBOO studios. Our News In Depth guest Julie Whipple not ... Read more

The Shape of Speed

Airs at: Tue, 07/17/2018 at 11:30am - 12:00pm
Produced for Art Focus
  The concept of streamlining has fascinated people for generations. Beginning in the 1930s and extending until the outbreak of the World War II, automotive designers embraced the challenge of styling and building truly streamlined cars that were fast and fuel-efficient. T... Read more

Air Traffic by Greogory Pardlo

Airs at: Thu, 08/02/2018 at 11:00am - 11:30am
Produced for Between the Covers
  Gregory Pardlo's father was a brilliant and charismatic man--a leading labor organizer who presided over a happy suburban family of four. But when he loses his job following the famous air traffic controllers' strike of 1981, he succumbs to addiction and exhausts the fam... Read more