HASSO HERING

A perspective from Oregon’s mid-Willamette Valley

Pathways for walking that didn’t work out

Written June 8th, 2021 by Hasso Hering

About 50 years ago, whoever laid out the Lafayettte Acres subdivision in southeast Albany had a good idea: These are very long blocks without cross streets, they may have thought, so let’s put in some footpaths so kids can easily walk to school.


Bike graduation at Oak Grove

Written May 22nd, 2014 by Hasso Hering

Thursday was graduation day for the fifth-graders at Albany’s Oak Grove School who took part in a weeklong “bike safety carnival.” With volunteer instructors and chaperones leading they way and bringing up the rear, several groups of half a dozen or more rode through North Albany neighborhoods and headed down busy Gibson Hill Road to […]


 
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