|Bike the Levees -Saturday, August 27th|
Explore historic Vanport and Portland’s hidden flood safety system! Join Multnomah County Drainage District (MCDD) on a free bike tour of historic Vanport and the flood safety system that still exists today.
We had so much fun during our Bike the Levees event in June that we wanted to offer a second event for those who weren’t able to join! Event Details – Saturday, August 27th from 10:00am to 1:00pm
– Lunch included!
– Family Friendly 5.5 Mile Route
– Meet at Delta Park MAX Station
– Register here to participate Learn how partners are working together to improve this system, and reduce the risk of catastrophic flood events in the future.
Hear stories from a Vanport flood survivor. Register Here Take a look at this video from our June Bike the Levees Event below! Bike the Levees June 2022
Bike the Levees is a bike tour of Portland’s hidden flood protection system, and the silenced histories of the Vanport Flood of 1948. Follow the Districts! Our Mission: To enhance community safety and support the region’s vitality by reducing flood risk, maintaining our levee system, managing drainage, and responding to emergencies.
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