Oregon campaign launches to give voters say in freeway tolling

The organizers behind a proposed 2020 ballot measure that could undercut Oregon’s plan to toll sections of Interstate 5 and 205 said this week they are ready to start gathering signatures. The ballot measure, designated as Initiative Petition 10, is the brainchild of Rep. Mike Nearman, R-Independence, former legislator Julie Parrish and Less Poole, a Gladstone planning commissioner…