APTA Conference & Trade Show at Oregon Convention Center

Attendees including special needs transport users react to a trade show booth at American Public Transit Association Trade show and Conference

American Public Transportation Association’s 2024 annual conference was hosted at Portland’s Oregon Convention Center by TriMet. The activities included Bus Rodeo, panels, breakout sessions, Q&A’s, and a trade show. TriMet Leaders such as Sam Desue, Jr., JC Vannatta, Andrew Wilson, John Gardner etc were present.

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Silcox Hut Wedding of Jane and Ralf!

Silcox Hut weddings can be so different from each other! I have photographed Silcox Hut weddings in the summer, winter, winter storms, day time, evenings etc! And each is so unique! This Silcox Hut wedding was a summer daytime wedding and it was so fun to photograph when the visibility is so good. In the winter, a beautiful white snow blanket covers the mountain. I …

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Redd East Event Space aka Redd on Salmon Street Event Space and Wedding Venue

The Redd on Salmon Street or Redd East Wedding and Event Venue

I love that we have many new Portland event spaces lately! One of the more unique and lovely wedding and event venues is Redd on Salmon Street! According to the The Redd on Salmon website: “Spreading across two blocks in Portland’s historic Central Eastside, the Redd is an Ecotrust development designed to support local food enterprises, connect chefs, foodservice directors and entrepreneurs to independent farmers, ranchers and fishermen in the region, and help scale a robust food economy across the Pacific Northwest. The Redd is quickly becoming an integral part of an ecosystem of new ideas around food system reform.”

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