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Accessibility refers to the design of products, devices, services, or environments for people who experience disabilities.
Air conditioning (often referred to as AC, A/C, or air con) is the process of removing heat and moisture from the interior of an occupied space, to improve the comfort of occupants.
Aloha (not) is a census-designated place and unincorporated community in Washington County, Oregon, United States.
The American Public Transportation Association (APTA), formerly known as the American Public Transit Association, is a nonprofit organization which serves as an advocate for the advancement of public transportation programs and initiatives in the United States.
Android is a mobile operating system developed by Google, based on a modified version of the Linux kernel and other open source software and designed primarily for touchscreen mobile devices such as smartphones and tablets.
An articulated bus (either a motor bus or trolleybus) is an articulated vehicle used in public transportation.
Banks is a city in Washington County, Oregon, United States which is located in the Tualatin Valley.
Beaverton is a city in Washington County, in the U.S. state of Oregon.
Bechtel Corporation (Bechtel Group, Inc.) is an engineering, procurement, construction, and project management company.
Biodiesel refers to a vegetable oil- or animal fat-based diesel fuel consisting of long-chain alkyl (methyl, ethyl, or propyl) esters.
The “Blue Bus” lines was a group of four affiliated privately owned public transportation companies that provided bus transit service in the Portland, Oregon, metropolitan area in the 1950s and 1960s.
Bluetooth beacons are hardware transmitters - a class of Bluetooth low energy (LE) devices that broadcast their identifier to nearby portable electronic devices.
Bombardier Transportation is the rail equipment division of the Canadian firm Bombardier Inc. Bombardier Transportation is one of the world's largest companies in the rail vehicle and equipment manufacturing and servicing industry.
Boring is an unincorporated community in Clackamas County, Oregon, United States.
The Budd Company was a 20th-century metal fabricator, a major supplier of body components to the automobile industry and a manufacturer of stainless steel passenger rail cars, airframes, missile and space vehicles, and various defense products.
The Budd Rail Diesel Car, RDC or Buddliner is a self-propelled diesel multiple unit (DMU) railcar.
A bus (archaically also omnibus, multibus, motorbus, autobus) is a road vehicle designed to carry many passengers.
Bus rapid transit (BRT, BRTS, busway, transitway) is a bus-based public transport system designed to improve capacity and reliability relative to a conventional bus system.
A bus stop is a designated place where buses stop for passengers to board or alight from a bus.
The C-Tran (stylized as C-TRAN), more formally the Clark County Public Transit Benefit Area Authority, is a public transit agency serving Clark County, Washington, United States, including the cities of Battle Ground, Camas, Vancouver, Washougal, and Yacolt.
Canby Area Transit, or simply CAT, is the public transit bus service provided by and for the US city of Canby, Oregon.
Canby is a city in Clackamas County, Oregon, United States.
Cedar Hills is a census-designated place and neighborhood in Washington County, Oregon, United States south of U.S. Route 26 and west of Oregon Route 217 and within the Portland metropolitan area.
Cedar Mill is a suburb in the Portland, Oregon metropolitan area of the United States; it is a census-designated place and an unincorporated community in Washington County, north of U.S. Route 26 and west of the Willamette Stone.
Cherriots, officially the Salem Area Mass Transit District, is a public transit operator based in Salem, Oregon, US.
A city is a large human settlement.
Clackamas County is a county in the U.S. state of Oregon.
Clackamas Town Center is a shopping mall established in 1981Sorenson, Donald J. (March 7, 1981).
Clackamas is an unincorporated community and former census-designated place (CDP) in Clackamas County, Oregon, United States.
Clark County is a county in the southwestern part of the U.S. state of Washington, and the southernmost county in Washington.
Closed-circuit television (CCTV), also known as video surveillance, is the use of video cameras to transmit a signal to a specific place, on a limited set of monitors.
Colorado Railcar was a manufacturer of railroad rolling stock, railcars and diesel multiple unit commuter vehicles.
Columbia County is a county in the U.S. state of Oregon.
Commuter rail, also called suburban rail, is a passenger rail transport service that primarily operates between a city centre and middle to outer suburbs beyond 15 km (10 miles) and commuter towns or other locations that draw large numbers of commuters—people who travel on a daily basis.
Cornelius is a city in Washington County, Oregon, United States.
A corporate identity or corporate image is the manner which a corporation, firm or business presents themselves to the public (such as customers and investors as well as employees).
The Crown Coach Corporation (founded as the Crown Carriage Company) is a defunct American bus manufacturer.
The Crown-Ikarus 286 is a type of transit bus that was manufactured for the U.S. market from 1980 until 1986, under a joint venture between the Ikarus Body and Coach Works (Ikarus), of Budapest, Hungary, and Crown Coach Corporation from Los Angeles, California in the United States.
A diesel multiple unit or DMU is a multiple-unit train powered by on-board diesel engines.
A digital wallet refers to an electronic device or online service that allows an individual to make electronic transactions.
Downtown Portland, the city center of Portland, Oregon, United States, is located on the west bank of the Willamette River.
Durham is a city in Washington County, Oregon, United States.
EarthLink is an IT services, network and communications provider headquartered in Atlanta, Georgia.
Estacada is a city in Clackamas County, Oregon, United States, about southeast of Portland.
Fairview is a city in Multnomah County, Oregon, United States.
Fareless Square was an area within central Portland, Oregon, where all rides on TriMet buses and light rail and the Portland Streetcar were free.
The financial crisis of 2007–2008, also known as the global financial crisis and the 2008 financial crisis, is considered by many economists to have been the worst financial crisis since the Great Depression of the 1930s.
A flat fee, also referred to as a flat rate or a linear rate, refers to a pricing structure that charges a single fixed fee for a service, regardless of usage.
Forest Grove is a city in Washington County, Oregon, United States, west of Portland.
Free public transport, often called fare-free public transit or zero-fare public transport, refers to public transport funded in full by means other than by collecting fares from passengers.
Gaston is a city in Washington County, Oregon, United States.
Gillig Corporation (formerly Gillig Brothers) is an American designer and manufacturer of buses.
The Gillig Low Floor (originally named Gillig H2000LF and also nicknamed Gillig Advantage) is a transit bus manufactured by the Gillig Corporation.
The Gillig Phantom is a high-floor bus that was produced from 1980 to 2008 by the Gillig Corporation in Hayward, California.
Gladstone is a city located in Clackamas County, Oregon, United States.
The Global Positioning System (GPS), originally Navstar GPS, is a satellite-based radionavigation system owned by the United States government and operated by the United States Air Force.
Google Maps is a web mapping service developed by Google.
The Government of Portland, Oregon, a city in the U.S. state of Oregon, is based on a city commission government system.
The Governor of Oregon is the head of the executive branch of Oregon's state government and serves as the commander-in-chief of the state's military forces.
The Great Recession was a period of general economic decline observed in world markets during the late 2000s and early 2010s.
The Gresham Central Transit Center, also known as Gresham Transit Center, is a TriMet transit center and MAX light rail station in Gresham, Oregon, United States.
Gresham is a city located in Multnomah County, Oregon, in the United States, immediately east of Portland.
Happy Valley is a city in Clackamas County, Oregon, United States.
Headway is a measurement of the distance or time between vehicles in a transit system.
Hillsboro is the fifth-largest city in the State of Oregon and is the county seat of Washington County.
Hop Fastpass is a contactless smart card for public transit fare payment in the Portland, Oregon metropolitan area.
Humulus lupulus (common hop or hops) is a species of flowering plant in the Cannabaceae family, native to Europe, western Asia and North America.
A hybrid electric bus combines a conventional internal combustion engine propulsion system with an electric propulsion system.
Ikarus was a bus manufacturer based in Budapest and Székesfehérvár, Hungary.
Intel Corporation (stylized as intel) is an American multinational corporation and technology company headquartered in Santa Clara, California, in the Silicon Valley.
An Internet service provider (ISP) is an organization that provides services for accessing, using, or participating in the Internet.
Johnson City is a city in Clackamas County, Oregon, United States.
Keizer is a city located in Marion County, Oregon, United States, along the 45th parallel.
King City is a city in Washington County, Oregon, United States.
Lake Oswego is a city in the State of Oregon, primarily in Clackamas County with small portions extending into neighboring Multnomah and Washington counties.
Light rail, light rail transit (LRT), or fast tram is a form of urban rail transport using rolling stock similar to a tramway, but operating at a higher capacity, and often on an exclusive right-of-way.
TriMet transit centers are defined by TriMet as "major transit hub served by several bus or rail lines".
Lloyd Center is a shopping mall in the Lloyd District of Portland, Oregon, United States, just northeast of downtown.
A logo (abbreviation of logotype, from λόγος logos "word" and τύπος typos "imprint") is a graphic mark, emblem, or symbol used to aid and promote public identification and recognition.
Lynx is a customizable text-based web browser for use on cursor-addressable character cell terminals.
The MAX Blue Line is a 33-mile (53 km) light rail line in the MAX Light Rail system in the Portland metropolitan area in the U.S. state of Oregon.
The MAX Green Line is a light rail route in the MAX Light Rail system in Portland, Oregon, United States, extending to Clackamas, Oregon.
MAX Light Rail, or Metropolitan Area Express, is a light rail system consisting of five separate lines (Blue, Green, Orange, Red, and Yellow lines) serving 97 stations in the Portland metropolitan area in Oregon.
The MAX Orange Line, also known as the Portland–Milwaukie Light Rail Project, is a light rail line in the Metropolitan Area Express light rail system of TriMet in Portland, Oregon.
The MAX Red Line is a light rail line in the Metropolitan Area Express system in the Portland, Oregon metropolitan area.
The MAX Yellow Line is a 5.8-mile (9.3 km) (not including segments downtown shared with other lines) route in the Metropolitan Area Express light rail system in Portland, Oregon.
Maywood Park is a city in Multnomah County, Oregon, United States.
McMinnville is the county seat of and largest city in Yamhill County, Oregon, United States.
Metro is the regional government for the Oregon portion of the Portland metropolitan area.
A microbrewery or craft brewery is a brewery that produces small amounts of beer (or sometimes root beer), typically much smaller than large-scale corporate breweries, and is independently owned.
Milwaukie is a city in Clackamas County, Oregon, United States.
Molalla is a city in Clackamas County, Oregon, United States.
Multnomah County is one of 36 counties in the U.S. state of Oregon.
Near-field communication (NFC) is a set of communication protocols that enable two electronic devices, one of which is usually a portable device such as a smartphone, to establish communication by bringing them within 4 cm (1.6 in) of each other.
NFI Group Inc. is a Canadian multinational automotive company specializing in the manufacturing of heavy-duty transit buses and motorcoaches and the distribution of aftermarket parts.
Newberg is a city in Yamhill County, Oregon, United States.
A night service or an owl service is a public transport service which operates through overnight hours, while most people are asleep.
Nike, Inc. is an American multinational corporation that is engaged in the design, development, manufacturing, and worldwide marketing and sales of footwear, apparel, equipment, accessories, and services.
North Plains is a city in Washington County, Oregon, United States, off U.S. 26 on the northwest outskirts of the Portland metropolitan area.
Oak Grove is an unincorporated community in Clackamas County, Oregon, United States, in the Portland metropolitan area.
An op-ed (originally short for "opposite the editorial page" although often taken to stand for "opinion editorial") is a written prose piece typically published by a newspaper or magazine which expresses the opinion of a named author usually not affiliated with the publication's editorial board.
Oregon is a state in the Pacific Northwest region on the West Coast of the United States.
Oregon City is the county seat of Clackamas County, Oregon, United States, located on the Willamette River near the southern limits of the Portland metropolitan area.
Oregon Health & Science University (OHSU) is a public university in Oregon with a main campus, including two hospitals, in Portland.
The Oregon Legislative Assembly is the state legislature for the U.S. state of Oregon.
Oregon Public Broadcasting (OPB) is the primary television and radio public broadcasting network for most of the U.S. state of Oregon as well as southern Washington.
Oregon Route 213 (OR 213) is an Oregon state highway that serves the eastern Willamette Valley between Portland and Salem.
Oregon Route 99E is an Oregon state highway that runs between Junction City, Oregon and an interchange with I-5 just south of the Oregon/Washington border, in Portland.
Overlook is a neighborhood in the North section of Portland, Oregon on the east shore of the Willamette River.
The Pamplin Media Group (PMG) is a media conglomerate owned by Robert B. Pamplin, Jr. and operating primarily in the Portland metropolitan area in the U.S. state of Oregon.
Paratransit is recognized in North America as special transportation services for people with disabilities, often provided as a supplement to fixed-route bus and rail systems by public transit agencies.
Payroll taxes are taxes imposed on employers or employees, and are usually calculated as a percentage of the salaries that employers pay their staff.
The Portland and Western Railroad is a Class II railroad serving the U.S. state of Oregon, and is a wholly owned subsidiary of shortline and regional railroad holding company Genesee & Wyoming Inc. The PNWR includes a subsidiary, the Willamette and Pacific Railroad.
Portland International Airport is a joint civil-military airport and the largest airport in the U.S. state of Oregon that accounts for 90 percent of passenger travel and more than 95 percent of air cargo of the state.
The Portland metropolitan area or Greater Portland is a metropolitan area in the U.S. states of Oregon and Washington centered on the principal city of Portland, Oregon.
The Portland Expo Center is a convention center located in the Kenton neighborhood of Portland, Oregon, United States.
Portland State University (PSU) is a public research university located in the southwest University District of downtown Portland, Oregon, United States.
The Portland Streetcar is a streetcar system in Portland, Oregon, that opened in 2001 and serves areas surrounding downtown Portland.
The Portland Transit Mall is a set of public transit corridors through the center of downtown Portland, Oregon, United States.
The Portland Tribune is a free newspaper published twice weekly, each Tuesday and Thursday, in Portland, Oregon, United States.
Portland Union Station is an Amtrak train station near the west shore of the Willamette River in the Old Town Chinatown section of Portland, Oregon, United States.
The Portland Vintage Trolley was a heritage streetcar service in Portland, Oregon, United States, that operated from 1991 to 2014.
Portland is the largest city in the U.S. state of Oregon and the seat of Multnomah County.
Proof-of-payment (POP) or proof-of-fare (POF) is an honor-based fare collection system used on many public transportation systems.
Public transport (also known as public transportation, public transit, or mass transit) is transport of passengers by group travel systems available for use by the general public, typically managed on a schedule, operated on established routes, and that charge a posted fee for each trip.
Rabbits are small mammals in the family Leporidae of the order Lagomorpha (along with the hare and the pika).
Real-time data (RTD) is information that is delivered immediately after collection.
A reporting mark is an alphabetic code of one to four letters used to identify owners or lessees of rolling stock and other equipment used on certain railroad networks.
Rivergrove is a city in Clackamas County, Oregon, United States.
The Rose City Transit Company (RCT, or RCTC) was a private company that operated most mass transit service in the city of Portland, Oregon, from 1956 to 1969.
Salem is the capital of the U.S. state of Oregon, and the county seat of Marion County.
Sandy Area Metro (called SAM) is a small public transit system operated by the city government of Sandy, Oregon.
Sandy is a city located in Clackamas County, Oregon, United States, and named after the nearby Sandy River.
Sauvie Island, in the U.S. state of Oregon, originally Wapato Island or Wappatoo Island, is the largest island along the Columbia River, at, and one of the largest river islands in the United States.
Scappoose is a city in Columbia County, Oregon, United States.
Sherwood is a city in Washington County, Oregon, United States.
Siemens AG is a German conglomerate company headquartered in Berlin and Munich and the largest industrial manufacturing company in Europe with branch offices abroad.
The Siemens S70 or Avanto is a low-floor light rail vehicle (LRV), streetcar, or tram manufactured by Siemens Mobility, a division of Siemens AG.
A smart card, chip card, or integrated circuit card (ICC), is any pocket-sized card that has embedded integrated circuits.
The South Clackamas Transportation District (SCTD) is a bus service that provides public transportation in Molalla, Oregon, connecting that city to Clackamas Community College (and TriMet, which formerly provided the service) in Oregon City, and Canby (and Canby Area Transit).
South Metro Area Regional Transit (SMART) is a public transit system operated by the city government of Wilsonville, Oregon, United States.
A standard-gauge railway is a railway with a track gauge of.
The Steel Bridge is a through truss, double-deck vertical-lift bridge across the Willamette River in Portland, Oregon, United States, opened in 1912.
The Oregonian is a daily newspaper based in Portland, Oregon, owned by Advance Publications.
A ticket machine, also known as a ticket vending machine (TVM), is a vending machine that produces tickets.
Tigard is a city in Washington County, Oregon, United States.
Tilikum Crossing, Bridge of the People is a cable-stayed bridge across the Willamette River in Portland, Oregon, United States.
The Tillamook County Transportation District (TCTD), branded as The Wave, is a provider of local and intercity bus transportation services in Tillamook County, Oregon, United States.
Tillamook County is a county located in the U.S. state of Oregon.
The city of Tillamook is the county seat of Tillamook County, Oregon, United States.
Tramways & Urban Transit (TAUT or T&UT), also known as Modern Tramway, is a British monthly magazine about tramways and light rail transport, published continuously since 1938.
Like transportation in the rest of the United States, the primary mode of local transportation in Portland, Oregon is the automobile.
TriMet (stylized as TRIMET) is an outdoor 1977 aluminum sculpture by American artist Robert Maki, installed on the Mount Hood Community College campus in Gresham, Oregon, United States.
Troutdale is a city in Multnomah County, Oregon, U.S.A., north of Gresham and east of Wood Village.
Tualatin is a city located primarily in Washington County in the State of Oregon.
A Unix shell is a command-line interpreter or shell that provides a traditional Unix-like command line user interface.
Vancouver is a city on the north bank of the Columbia River in the U.S. state of Washington, and the largest suburb of Portland, Oregon.
A vehicle tracking system combines the use of automatic vehicle location in individual vehicles with software that collects these fleet data for a comprehensive picture of vehicle locations.
Washington, officially the State of Washington, is a state in the Pacific Northwest region of the United States.
Washington County is one of 36 counties in the U.S. state of Oregon.
WES Commuter Rail, or Westside Express Service, is a United States commuter rail line between Beaverton and Wilsonville, Oregon, in the Portland metropolitan area, mostly following busy Oregon Highway 217 and Interstate 5.
West Linn is a city in Clackamas County, Oregon, United States.
Wilsonville station is a train station and transit center on the Westside Express Service (WES) commuter rail line in Wilsonville, Oregon, United States.
Wilsonville is a city primarily in Clackamas County, Oregon, United States.
Wood Village is a city in Multnomah County, Oregon, United States.
Yamhill County is a county in the U.S. state of Oregon.