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Reflecting on the Urban River in India

Nicola Dempsey

In the fast-paced urbanization of India’s cities, it can be hard to find public open spaces to take refuge from the day-to-day hustle and bustle. 835 more words

Landscape Designs

Our People, Our Planet, Our Power—Community Led Research in South Seattle

By Dionne Foster

When Puget Sound Sage came together with Asian Pacific Islander Coalition, Community to Community, Got Green, El Centro De La Raza, Latino Community Fund, One America and Washington Community Action Network to create Front and Centered, we committed ourselves to forwarding the… 283 more words

Sustainable Communities

Sage's 2015-2016 CLI Cohort Graduates at City Hall

Twenty leaders from underrepresented and communities of color graduate from Puget Sound Sage’s Community Leadership Institute (CLI) seeking placement on Regional Boards and Commissions to advance an equity agenda! 964 more words

Sustainable Communities

Designing for Diversity

Clare Rishbeth

From Brick Lane to Liverpool, we know that urban places have been shaped by migration for many decades. But with the EU membership referendum and increased resettlement of refugees across Europe, it seems timely to examine what this means for professional remits within the built environment. 733 more words

Landscape Designs

Sound Transit 3: Ramping up for an equitable and accessible transit future

By Afrin Sopariwala

The Puget Sound region has seen unprecedented growth of population in the last few years and this trend is expected to continue. By the year 2040, the population is projected to grow by roughly one million people, with a majority of the growth occurring in cities like Everett and Tacoma. 1,156 more words

Living Wage Jobs

Documenting the Landscape of Natural Burial through Time

Andy Clayden

“Without these regular visits and my familiarity with this landscape I might not have noticed the grave which each year, on the date of birth and death, is clothed in a carpet of rose petals”

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Landscape Designs

Green Week 2016 Overview

THE PROJECT specifics

Client:            Thubelisha Co-operative (Nomusa)

Location:        Doornkop, Soweto, South Africa

Setting:           Rural residential community

Aim:                To help optimize a sustainable food production system in a rural urban                                         community… 825 more words

Agriculture