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August 13, 2021 ODOT moves to relocate Harriet Tubman school as part of I-5 project

August 8, 2021 Larger Rose Quarter Caps Could Create Real Estate Windfall (

August 6, 2021 Gov. Brown Endorses Rose Quarter Freeway Cover Design, Moves Project Forward

August 5, 2021 Oregon Gov. Kate Brown on the Rose Quarter: ‘This wasn’t an easy conversation’

August 5, 2021 Rose Quarter Compromise Pleases Neighborhood Advocates, Leaves Enviros Unsatisfied

August 4, 2021 Tubman School Could Move for I-5

August 3, 2021 Gov. Kate Brown throws support behind ‘win-win’ highway expansion proposal

July 30, 2021 If I-5 Rose Quarter expansion moves forward, Oregon should pay to build a new Tubman Middle School, district says –

July 29, 2021 Mired in controversy — Rose Quarter project faces rocky road ahead –

June 18, 2021 Oregon Lawmakers Offer Federal Funds for I-5 Expansion, ODOT Says It’s More Complicated

June 17, 2021 Oregon congressmen to ODOT: Build robust I-5 caps, we’ll give you money for Rose Quarter project

June 17, 2021 U.S. Sens. Ron Wyden and Jeff Merkley Push Gov. Kate Brown for a Cover Over I-5 in the Rose Quarter

June 16, 2021 A Contractor’s Report Fuels Demands That State Officials Shrink and Cover a Highway Through Northeast Portland (

June 2, 2021 Black Community Leaders Debate Best Use for ODOT’s Rose Quarter Expansion Investments

May 27, 2021 ODOT plans to take part of school grounds for I-5 widening project

May 27, 2021 Bill to expand Portland-area freeway capacity and implement tolling faces strong criticism

May 27, 2021 Oregon lawmakers at odds over tolling negotiations

May 26, 2021 A Document Raises Another Red Flag About the Oregon Department of Transportation’s Commitment to Racial Justice (

May 18, 2021 PPS Board Expresses Distrust of ODOT, Impacts of Rose Quarter Expansion on Harriet Tubman

April 13, 2021 ODOT plans to take part of school grounds for I-5 widening project

April 7, 2021 Biden Administration looks at highway expansion through a racial justice lens – OPB

April 5, 2021 Portland groups sue to delay I-5 widening, demand study of environmental impacts

April 5, 2021 Portland group sues over ODOT’s planned Rose Quarter expansion

April 8, 2021 In Our View: Decision on Rose Quarter project right call

March 31, 2021 Leaders Reviewing ODOT’s Latest Design for I-5 Through the Rose Quarter All Make the Same Demand: Cap It

March 31, 2021 ODOT Proposes Dedicated Bus Lanes on I-5 in the Rose Quarter. But Who Asked for Them?

March 31, 2021 Rose Quarter project would likely exceed $1 billion if freeway caps are expanded, reinforced

March 16, 2021 New plan for funding Portland freeway projects meets opposition

February 24, 2021 Questions About the Footprint of the I-5 Rose Quarter Project Intensify

November 8, 2020 Feds OK I-5 Rose Quarter plan: no shadows on Eastbank trail

November 6, 2020 Oregon tweaks Rose Quarter plan to eliminate Eastbank Esplanade overhang, ‘multi-year’ closure

October 28, 2020 I-5 Rose Quarter Executive Steering Committee discusses historical racial injustice in Albina community, and reviews highway covers

September 18, 2020 Rose Quarter freeway project struggles to find community support

July 7, 2020 Newport Update | Hate Crimes | I-5 Expansion

July 7, 2020 Portland City Council Tells Bureaucrats to Stop Replying to Emails About Rose Quarter Highway Project

July 6, 2020 Portland City Council Tells Bureaus To Stop All I-5 Rose Quarter Expansion Work

July 1, 2020 Gov. Brown: Rose Quarter Project ‘Not Going To Proceed’ Without Black Community Buy-in – OPB

June 30, 2020 Big Name Proponents Back Out Of I-5 Rose Quarter Expansion

June 30, 2020 Governor: Black community support key to I-5 Rose Quarter plan

June 30, 2020 Community nonprofit, Portland-area elected officials say they no longer support I-5 Rose Quarter project

April 2, 2020 Oregon Transportation Commission Says I-5 Expansion Doesn’t Need Full Environmental Review

March 31, 2020 As Rose Quarter freeway project heads to key vote, Portland area politicians and opponents offer olive branch

January 16, 2020 Rose Quarter Freeway Project Faces Big Debate Over Design, Cost Of Highway Covers

December 17, 2019 Oregon Transportation Commission Delays Big Decision On I-5 Rose Quarter Widening

November 13, 2019 Murmurs: Rose Quarter Project Turns Thorny

August 27, 2019 Critics of ODOT’s I-5 Rose Quarter Project Believe The Agency Will Conduct A Full Environmental Impact Statement

February 22, 2019 How Will a Rose Quarter Freeway Expansion Impact a Historically Black Middle School?

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