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Old Posted Oct 13, 2013, 9:23 PM
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Originally Posted by hat View Post
At present it takes more than 15 minutes to travel from the Rose Quarter to Goose Hollow. That's approximately 1.5 miles as the crow flies (6mph average).

With this configuration it would take about 5 minutes or less (same from RQ to PSU).

Would be interesting to find the data on how many cross-downtown trips there are.
That is actually pretty good. Drive time is about 10-12 minutes not including looking for parking. I would agree with you if it took 40 minutes or something, but it really doesn't take that long to make that trip. Plus the stops make it easier to have a stop close to people without having to hike further distances for stops.
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