transportation

Jefferson Exchange | February 24, 2014 | 8:30
10:10 am
Mon February 24, 2014

Getting To Class Without The Car

Credit University of Oregon

Cheryl Carlich talks about college students and their increasing desire to get around without cars.

Anybody who ever tried to find a free parking spot near a major university can understand why many people opt not to drive to campus. 

Parking is scarce and often expensive. 

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Nine People Died On Icy Highway
6:16 am
Fri December 27, 2013

Lawsuit Filed In Fatal Oregon Interstate Crash

A British Columbia lawyer representing 12 victims from the 2012 charter bus crash on Interstate 84 near Pendleton, Oregon filed a lawsuit this week seeking $700 million.

The East Oregonian reports the group is seeking a jury trial on accusations that tour operators were negligent. The lawsuit also accuses Oregon and the state Transportation Department for failing to make an icy stretch of the interstate safe, and failing to erect barriers to keep the bus from going over a cliff.