Steel Bridge is very prominently visible from many nearby
areas near center city and Eastside locations. A MAX train works the bridge in this image
taken from near Union Station; meanwhile, close to the camera, the outbound
track for new light rail service awaits the opening days for the Yellow Line
and the Green Line. The pavement will not look this pristine for
A puddle or two speaks to recent rain, the first
in a long time in this late-summer scene. Portland urban electric rail
continues to expand. Talk about things that are good -- this is very, very good.