News

November 15, 2010

Why Broaden Oregon’s Gas Tax Distribution?

AORTA’s proposal to fund intercity rail and bus, bicycle and pedestrian ways, along with roads, and does not introduce a new tax.

November 1, 2010

AORTA cites “missing link” in NW rail plan

AORTA cites “missing link” in NW rail plan

October 19, 2010

The Columbia River Crossing: A Boatload of Questions

An exploration of just how much money we’re being asked to pour into the CRC and what some of the alternatives might be.

August 5, 2010

AORTA Director Jim Howell’s Comments on OR High Speed Rail Plan with Suggested Incremental Improvements

AORTA Director Jim Howell’s Comments on OR High Speed Rail Plan with Suggested Incremental Improvements (posted August 5, 2010)

July 16, 2010

A new look at the Columbia River Crossing: The Smart Alternative

A new look at the Columbia River Crossing: The Smart Alternative (July 16, 2010)

July 1, 2010

A “Fact vs. Fiction” reference, useful in HSR discussions and debates

A “Fact vs. Fiction” reference, useful in HSR discussions and debates (courtesy Midwest HSR Association)

June 22, 2010

GAO Issues Report on High-Speed Rail

HIGH SPEED RAIL: Learning From Service Start-ups, Prospects for Increased Industry Investment, and Federal Oversight Plans

May 12, 2010

AORTA Draft Comments on Cascades train route

AORTA Draft Comments on Cascades train route (UP or OE?)