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Liaison Jenny McNamara
Submission Date Feb. 11, 2011
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Portland State University
Tier2-2: Facilities for Bicyclists

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete Expired PJ Houser
Office Assistant
Campus Sustainability Office
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Does the institution have indoor and secure bike storage, shower facilities, and lockers for bicycle commuters in at least one building?:
Yes

A brief description of the facilities:

Bike Garages:
*Montgomery Street Bicycle Garage (SW 12th and Montgomery) -
PSU's first Bike Garage! This newly renovated facility features 24 hr proximity card access, security cameras for added protection, and two-tiered bicycle parking to maximize space. This location will house up to 77 bikes.
*Harrison Street Bicycle Garage (SW 5th and Harrison) -
A second Bike Garage is currently planned for the University Center Bldg on SW Harrison street. This facility is scheduled to be completed by June of 2010. It will accommodate approximately 125 bikes.

Bike Racks:
There are hundreds of bike racks throughout our bike-friendly campus. However, please be aware that some locations near our busiest buildings tend to fill up (e.g. Smith Center, Cramer Hall, Neuberger Hall). Map of bicycle parking - http://www.transportation.pdx.edu/sites/default/files/user/pdf/CampusBikeRacksMap.Wtr2010.pdf

Showers & personal lockers:
Provided in the adjacent student recreation center.

PSU Bike Hub:
The PSU Bike Hub is an on-campus bike shop where students and staff can repair their own bikes, learn maintenance skills, and purchase parts & accessories at a discount. http://www.pdx.edu/bikehub/


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