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Responses to Oregon House Bill Which Would Prohibit Biking with a Child Under Six
I hesitate to post another story so soon after Shane posted such an important story about upcoming construction, but this story has blown up all over the interpipes tonight - and it should. Mitch Greenlick, a Portland Democrat who represents District 33 (Northwest Portland/Forest Park), has decided that it's in the public's best interest to ban people from bicycling with children under 6 on their bikes or in a bike trailer. This story first broke on BikePortland.org, and then was followed by a BikePortland.org interview with Greenlick in which it became clear that Greenlick has no actual evidence that this bill is needed. Quoted from BP: "When asked if it … Continue reading "Responses to Oregon House Bill Which Would Prohibit Biking with a Child Under Six"