Show #356 – July 15, 2017...

Jul 15, 2017 by

http://www.wjcu.org/files/audio/shows/outspokencyclist/wjcu-the_outspoken_cyclist_2017-07-15.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Android | RSSGuests: Jonathan Maus, NARP’s James Zumwalt + Caitlin & Victoria, Sara Dykman First guest this evening is Jonathan Maus. He is the publisher/editor of bikeportland.org and I’ve invited him to be my guest to talk about a new law that just passed Oregon State legislature that will TAX new bikes a flat $15 fee. We’ll find out what precipitated the tax, what the State is saying the money will be used to do, and get the cycling-side of the move. One of the issues at hand for me is that it will be contingent upon bike shops to collect the money and then… what? We’ll speak with a trio of folks who are involved with the U.S. railroad system. James Zumwalt is the director of...

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