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Richard De Wolf Interviewed on StreetTalk's Podcast

This week Richard was interviewed by Amy Rosenburg on Veracity’s StreetTalk Podcast which digs deep into Portland’s ever-changing communal landscape. Listen here to hear why Historic District’s are important and how you can help save them.

Historic Preservation

Belmar Farm Caretaker's Residence

Jessica Reske

Initially constructed as part of the May Bonfil’s estate, the Belmar Farm Caretaker’s Residence is one of the few buildings at the Lakewood Heritage Center which is in its original location.   378 more words

Friday is a Gas: Humble, Enco, Esso, and Exxon c.1960-c.1970

I had planned for a post on this station later in the Friday is a Gas series, but due to the tornado damage this building suffered last Friday, I thought it might be good to highlight it in hopes of its restoration.   465 more words

Historic Preservation

BARCO Receives Historic Preservation Award for Open Works

The Historic Baltimore Neighborhoods Award recognizes leadership by people or organizations in the preservation, revitalization, and enhancement of historic neighborhoods in Baltimore.

The Board of Directors of Baltimore Heritage, Inc. 176 more words

Community Development

Portland's Laurelhurst Neighborhood Fights to Keep the Housing Crisis Out

On the leafy streets of the Laurelhurst neighborhood, the natives are very, very restless.

At the end of last month, residents of Laurelhurst turned out in record numbers to vote in their neighborhood association election for one reason: to get protection from developers. 14 more words

Oregon Legislature

Oregon's HB 2007 bill would set 100-day review limit on affordable housing

A controversial bill under consideration that seeks to impose a 100-day limit on reviews for housing developments containing affordable units is currently up for debate in Oregon. 15 more words

Oregon Legislature

Downtown Permaculture

Whether in a natural setting or a community; permaculture is a symbiotic relationship between everything that exists as it is. Where changes, new ideas, or even the decision to leave some things the same are based on the beneficial attributes of each component as a part of the whole.   1,349 more words

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