Nothing infuses an urban vibe into a downtown like dense student housing . . . a powerful catalyst for a vibrant downtown.
Portland must be doing something right if they’re talking about it Down Under!
Portland – new eastside loop maybe a shaky addition to the City’s light rail but Portland’s full commitment to smart growth and transit holds promise.
Portland – Good news for Portland-to-Milwaukie Light Rail supporters.
Portland – Bike Hub opens in New Columbia community to “provide affordable repairs, free advice, and act as a community resource center for all sorts of bicycle-based activities at New Columbia.” Donate at: http://www.communitycyclingcenter.org/index.php/save-the-date-celebrate-the-bike-repair-hub-grand-opening-at-new-columbia/
Portland – TriMet’s big fare restructuring causing long lines for new tickets
Portland Loo coming to a city near you?
Portland – interesting project with a San Diego connection.
Portland – Clackamas ballot battle to stop light rail starts tomorrow (Friday)
This is a bold move by Portland that likely wouldn’t fly in more regressive cities (i.e. most U.S. cities)