UPS is hiring seasonal Bike Helpers

If you’re looking for a part-time job, in good physical shape, and comfortable bicycling in the city, consider applying for this seasonal job with UPS. UPS is hiring seasonal Bike Helpers. This is a physical, fast-paced out/indoor position that involves continual lifting, lowering and carrying packages that typically weight 25-35 lbs. and may weigh up to 70 lbs. It requires excellent customer contact skills and a lot of bicycling to different locations. For more information, please call: Darryl – (470) 277-1564 Trisha – (470) 277-1563 Apply online at www.UPSJobs.com UPS job info sheet: BikeHelper... read more

I-5 closures at Fremont Bridge 10/24-11/1

FULL CLOSURE: I-5 SB between the Fremont Bridge and Marquam Bridge Saturday, Oct. 24 to Sunday, Nov. 1 Work occurs on weekdays 10 p.m. to 5 a.m. and weekends 10 p.m. to 11 a.m. No access to southbound I-5 after the I-84 exit; travelers will be detoured to southbound I-405. Double lane closures (between Marquam and Fremont Bridge) Monday-Friday from 8 p.m. to 6 a.m. (7 a.m. on Saturday). FULL CLOSURE: I-5 BOTH DIRECTIONS between the Fremont Bridge and Marquam Bridge Thursday, Oct. 28 Closure will be between 10 p.m. to 5 a.m. All west and eastbound travelers will be... read more

First annual Swan Island 5K race on Saturday, October 17

Runners will travel on Dolphin, Channel, Basin and Anchor Avenues as part of the first annual Islanders Run United 5K, a United Way fundraising event benefiting npGreenway, Doernbecher Children’s Hospital and Community Cycling Center andco-sponsored by UPS and Columbia Distributing. The race will start at 8am at 6235 N Basin.  Check here for more information.  ... read more