From Portland Architecture Blog (F. Leeson): Tumultuous story of Ladd Carriage House ending in restoration & adaptive reuse.
Portland – Anti-light rail petition fails to qualify for vote – Vancouver WA issues correction of earlier statement. (via Columbian.com)
Interview with Jeff Speck, Walkable City, on Marketplace.org – very listenable, makes it seem so simple & obvious; Lauds Portland as only re-invented walkable city.
This article might just inspire you to downsize . . . or add on (build a granny flat).
Portland to get bike-share: 750 bikes – 75 stations – critical mass key to success in other cities.
Portland’s south waterfront candidate for Nike expansion site. (OR-Live).
The current plight of Portland’s homeless (and elsewhere) – another good article from Brian Libby at the Portland Architecture blog.