Before is on the left, after is on the right.
Not much in the way of commentary, just a series of pictures showing SW Lincoln St before and after the tree-cutting began as part of the Portland-Milwaukie light rail project / Orange Line construction, more or less taken from the same perspectives. As always, click for larger. If anyone really wants to see the full-sized versions I can provide them; I just did a quick and dirty 25% reduction here to match them to the “before” pictures without having obscenely large file sizes.
These next two sets are of that pedestrian path halfway down the street, where I think the platform is going to be:
And these didn’t have matching “before” pictures: