Recent Streetsblog USA posts about Sam Adams

Portland Elects Cyclist Mayor; Obama Draws 8,000 on Bikes

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 On Tuesday, voters in Portland, Oregon elected Sam Adams as their next mayor. A former Congressional staffer and current Portland city commissioner, Adams — who is a cyclist — ran on a platform that emphasized environmental and progressive growth initiatives, including, in the words of the Oregonian, "use [of] the Portland Streetcar and better planning […]