Tag Archives: Portland

Sustainable City Planning: On Two Wheels

Sustainable City Planning: On Two Wheels

Posted on 21. Apr, 2011 by .

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Bicycles have been popular in land use policy circles for years. Cities recognize that large, sprawled metropolitan areas are costly, inefficient, and unsustainable. Many cities are placing a greater emphasis on high density, mixed use zoning and “complete streets,” roadways that cater to bicycles and pedestrians, as well as automobiles.

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Blog Action Day 2009: Preparing Communities for Climate Change through Local Business and Manufacturing

Blog Action Day 2009: Preparing Communities for Climate Change through Local Business and Manufacturing

Posted on 15. Oct, 2009 by .

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Today is Blog Action Day!  Held on Oct. 15 every year, it’s an event that unites thousands of bloggers worldwide, highlighting a particular issue. This year’s theme is climate change. […]

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