Bringing You Practical Answers Through the Strong Towns Knowledge Base. Stoked to see this live. Should be really useful for bringing newcomers up to speed, as well as provide a reference point on various topics.
“Growing Tualatin” housing presentation for Tualatin BAC. Michael Andersen, now of the Sightline Institute, gave a great presentation to the Business Advocacy Council contextualizing our local housing shortages with the economic trends of Washington County, and then identifying the solutions other cities are already applying. Watch the video or, easier still, read the transcript I […]
Last Thursday, as a part of Design Week Portland, I had the chance to tour this basement conversion ADU (accessory dwelling unit) off NE Prescott: It was pretty cool! From the outside, you’ll notice both sliding glass and French doors where garage doors used to be. This is because it’s a basement and garage conversion […]
Market Urbanism. Nifty blog to follow (via Andrew Spittle)