Business and civic leaders, experts, teachers, students, and citizens from all walks of life contributing to the leadership of Portland, Oregon as the most sustainability conscious city in the United States.
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The Walkable City by Jeff Speck
How do we solve the problem of the suburbs? Urbanist Jeff Speck shows how we can free ourselves from dependence on the car -- which he calls "a gas-belching, time-wasting, life-threatening prosthetic device" -- by making our cities more walkable and more pleasant for more people.
TEDTalks is a daily video podcast of the best talks and performances from the TED Conference. Published on Oct 14, 2013
Mr. Speck talks about Portland, Oregon and it's early (1970's) commitment to bicycles and walkability. He has spoken in Portland, Oregon and remains a strong supporter of Portland's "new way."
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EarthSayer Jeff Speck
Susan Anderson and Jill Kolek: Portland, OR: Solarize Portland Campaig
Minority Entrepreneurs in Technology with James Pritchett
Racism and Portland, Oregon by William Mitchell
Architecture and Sustainability by Sergio Palleroni
The Story of "U" by Ruth Ann Barrett
Why Don't You Do Something About It? by Sarajoy Pond
Albina Community Bank and Sustainability
Do We Have to Choose? Clean Air, Good Roads, Smart Choice?
All About Kiva: Matt and Jessica Flannery
Sustainability Used To Be A Lot More Work:Portland Center Stage
Portland City Charter Review Discussion
Can a Private Business Model Work for Public Universities?
On Being Eco-minded by Lorie Wigle
5 Things You Should Know About Homelessness-Portland
Portland Architecture: How Good is Good Enough?
A Clear Vision: An Equitable Planet 2 of 2
The Metropolitan Revolution: Selling Sustainability
The Death and Life of Downtown Portland (Shorter) by Michael W Mehaffy, Ph.D.
Portland Oregon's Bold Climate Action and Sustainability
Community-driven Culture of Portland, Oregon, 1 of 2: Rob Bennett
Deep Green, the Movie
What Is Community Rights Movement by Paul Cienfuegos
Old Town/Chinatown Revitalization: Winning Solutions through Restorations
PDNA Safe Rest Village Meeting #1
When the Ordinary Just Won't Do by Renee Ward
Fostering Relationship between Committee and Community by LeRoy Patton
The Carrot Zone Presentation by Ruth Ann Barrett
What Do Oregonians Care About in 2013 with Adam Davis
Respect and Equality for All by Ramon Ramirez
Sustainability: EarthDay for All and the Challenge of Inequity: Ron Sims
Local Efforts to End Homelessness
The Necessity of 'Action Ecology' by Dr. M. Jahi Chappell
Practical Steps to Address Portland's Homeless Crisis
Eliminating Homelessness in Portland: Deja vu All Over Again? (2005)
Ozzie Gonzalez, LEED A.P
Portland's City Life Agency with Michael Montoya
Oregon Statewide Planning Goal 10 (2017) with Don Mazziotti
Healthcare & Homelessness Panel at Portland City Club
Marcelo Bonta of the Center for Diversity & the Environment
Oregon Governor on Coal and Cars- Kate Brown
Spongy Parking Lots by Ruth Ann Barrett
Rehabilitation of Old Town/Chinatown Neighborhood
Raw Faith: Marilyn Sewell
Portland Chinese Garden's struggles with pandemic, racism, housing crisis
The Walkable City by Jeff Speck
State of Our Equity: Equal Pay, Income Inequality, & the Minimum Wage Debate
Negotiating Portland's Development Projects with John Russell
Growing Awareness Into Action by Barbara Ford
Neighborhoods: One Size Does Not Fit All