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Bus or train between Corvallis and Portland (and other cities)

I had noticed that every day someone reaches my site by the search terms “bus from Portland to Corvallis” or similar.  Roughly 3 people a day.  Every day.  And what post are they directed to?  The somewhat ridiculous post describing a trip from Portland to Corvallis by a melange of light rail, city bus and inter-city commuter bus that involves 12 miles of biking and costs only $5.80.  It is the most popular post, dwarfing the readership of any other post by a factor of 10.  But public transportation is a serious issue, and I would like to help out those people that are directed to my site. Continue reading

Please show your support for rail service to Corvallis

Please show your support for bringing rail service to Corvallis!  ODOT is currently procuring public feedback on several options, including one which would bring a passenger rail line through Corvallis.  You can find out more and add your opinion at an open house at the Albany Public Library, Wednesday January 16, 2013, 5:00 pm to 7:00 pm.

Or online here until the end of the month.  Be sure to start the presentation and leave (positive) comments.

Please send this to as many people as you can!