Local History Quickie: Oregon City's Municipal Elevator

May 20, 2008

Oregon City\'s Municipal ElevatorOregon City, Ore., operates a public elevator that is technically a vertical street! From the Oregon City Municipal Elevator Public Art Project Blog (whew, that’s a mouthful):

The Oregon City Municipal Elevator continues to operate as one of only four municipal elevators in the world and “Elevator Street” remains the only “vertical street” in North America.

One Comment

  1. Josh says:

    I used to live nearby there. Cool that other people are discovering the cool history over there as well!

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