Envisioning Oregon's Transportation Future
Roads and bridges wear out over time, and have to be replaced.
But entire transportation systems--roads, rails, air--require attention to keep up with demands of travelers and shippers.
In Oregon, the Governor's Transportation Vision Panel paid that attention, in a comprehensive look at the state's transport needs. Among the findings: Southern Oregon needs more transit, and more seismic retrofits to guard against earthquake damage. Vision Panel Co-Chair Tammy Baney, a Deschutes County Commissioner, joins us with word of process and potential.