A perspective from Oregon’s mid-Willamette Valley

Remembering Stathos and Albany bike ideas

Written March 30th, 2022 by Hasso Hering

Several times since 2012, I’ve paid tribute in this space to the late Don Stathos, father of the Oregon Bike Bill. And it’s that time again:

Why Oregon cyclists have it pretty good

Written April 22nd, 2021 by Hasso Hering

Fifty years ago this week, the Oregon House passed HB 1700, the bike bill, whose chief sponsor was Don Stathos, a Republican from Jackson County and a resident of Jacksonville.

Memorial bikeway needs an upgrade

Written January 21st, 2016 by Hasso Hering

As far as bikeways go, the one honoring the father of the Oregon Bike Bill isn’t much. It’s nothing more than the narrow and occasionally bumpy shoulders of the Jacksonville-Medford road.

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