Project Completed - October 2013
The City marked the completion of the Riverside Bike/Ped project with a ribbon cutting... read more
The City also intends to reconfigure the Riverside Boulevard/Tumalo Road intersection to better provide for the primary movements through the intersection.
The City of Bend was awarded a grant by the Oregon Department of Transportation
(ODOT) to help fund the Riverside/Franklin Pedestrian and Bicycling Infrastructure Project. The purpose of the ODOT grant was to fund showcase projects that will advance state-of-the-art multimodal transportation safety and increase the percentage of people walking and biking within the corridor. The Riverside/Franklin corridor was chosen because of its location in the community, its use of buffered bike lanes, and its intent to seemlessly integrate multimodal facilities.