Portland is a PR machine for light rail & streetcar
Here are Some Facts About Portland Oregon
“It must always be remembered how cost-effectiveness works in the public sector: the cost IS the benefit.” - author unknown
False Promises: Portlanders Don't Like What the Planners Are Doing
St. Johns/Lombard Survey
This survey of over 400 people in the St. Johns/Lombard region points out the wide discrepancy between what Portland’s city planners claim people want and what Portland residents actually want.
Approximately 445 individuals responded, most including their name and address. Responses to key questions suggest that some Portland practices deviate significantly from resident’s wishes:
Although only North Portland was targeted in the survey, we believe that similar results would be obtained city wide.
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