Monthly Archives: August 2010

The Oregon Sustainability Experience, Day 2

Tuesday, July 20 Downtown Portland We spent one full day exploring urban revitalization and sustainability strategies in downtown Portland. This comprises the confluence of visionary planning, development, and design, and in the cases we looked at was very successful. Rehabilitating … Continue reading

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The Oregon Sustainability Experience, continued.

Day One [Part II] The Port of Portland We ended the day by looking at the Port of Portland’s new building at the airport. Conceived as a way to bring together the scattered branches, the new building is well designed … Continue reading

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The Oregon Sustainability Experience.

Day One [Part I] Urban Growth Boundary / Orenco Station We began our exploration by looking at the greater Portland tri-county urban growth boundary as a tool to preserve both cities and farmland, and how it can function as a … Continue reading

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