Portland, Ore. from Safest Cities for Bicyclists

Safest Cities for Bicyclists

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Portland, Ore.

% Bicycling to work: 6.1
Bicyclist fatalities per 10k bicycling commuters: 1.1
Average annual bicyclist fatalities reported: 2.0
Data courtesy of Alliance for Biking & Walking

According to the Portland Bureau of Transportation, the 6% of commuters represents over 17,000 people. They have 319 miles of bikeways with more than 50 funded to be installed in the next few years. Portland even has 15 special intersections with bicycle-specific traffic signals. This city definitely loves its bicyclists and works hard to keep them safe.

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