How you get around affects the climate
The transportation of goods and people accounts for 30 percent of a household’s total carbon emissions in Multnomah County.
Take action now for the climate
These actions will help you:
Walk or bike there!
Portland Walk and Bike Maps – The best routes to navigate Portland by foot or on bike.
Metro: Bike There! – Find biking resources, maps and events.
Go by transit
Trimet – transit information and trip planner
Share the ride
Carpooling – Find someone to share the ride and the cost
Tools to help you shift to alternative modes
SmartTrips Residential & Business – The City of Portland's signature programs to reduce driving alone and promote transportation options.
Help for students and families to get to school
Safe Routes to School – Education, encouragement and engineering improvements to help kids walk and bike to school.
Connect with your neighbors
Sunday Parkways – 4 to 8 mile routes that are closed to cars allowing people to walk, bike, and be active in the streets.
Other Community Resources
Drive less. Save more. – Regional resources for reducing car trips.
Bicycle Transportation Alliance – Non-profit advocacy organization.
Community Cycling Center – Non-profit organization whose mission is to broaden access to bicycles.
By Cycle – Easy to use online route planning tool.