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Hiding Climate Risk
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Jason Mark of Sierra Magazine explains that we can't ignore climate risks where we live. Climate risk concealed by insurance companies and real estate agents will come to the surface when "the horizon of the 30-year mortgage starts to run up against very serious flooding and sea-level rise."

EarthSayer Jason Mark
Date 7/31/2018 Format Interview
Length unknown Keywords SustainabilityMember of Special Collection Climate Change More Details
The End Of Suburbia (as we know it) Trailer
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Trailer for movie End of Suburbia. Since World War II North Americans have invested much of their newfound wealth in suburbia. It has promised a sense of space, affordability, family life and upward mobility. As the population of suburban sprawl has exploded in the past 50 years, so too has the suburban way of life become embedded in the American consciousness. Suburbia, and all it promises, has become the American Dream.  Entire movie here on YouTube.

EarthSayers Gregory Greene; Mathew Pavone; Barry Silverthorne
Date 1/31/2011 Format Trailer
Length unknown Keywords SustainabilityMember of Special Collection Design and Architecture More Details
PDNA Safe Rest Village Meeting #1
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(March 10, 2022) An example of a neighborhood association calling together to discuss the location of a Safe Rest Village in the Downtown neighborhood. Safe Rest Villages provide shelter and case management with wraparound behavioral and mental health services. Presently the sidewalks of Downtown and Old Town have grown crowded with people "living" in tents. SRVs are seen as a more humane alternative. 

PDNA-sponsored Q&A session focused on the proposed Safe Rest Village Naito Parkway site.

Panel included Portland City Commissioner Dan Ryan and Multnomah County Commissioner Sharon Meieran. Questions were submitted by neighborhood residents in advance of this session.

EarthSayers Sharon Meieran; Dan Ryan
Date unknown Format Webinar (Zoom+)
Length unknown Keywords SustainabilityMember of Special Collection Portland Sustainability Leaders More Details
We Are New_ Public: The Light
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If you are building or dreaming up a version of a diverse, community-serving, anti-oppressive public-spirited tech future, we’re hoping New_ Public will be a home for you. 

Sign up to our dispatch with the latest on all things public-spirited tech and the community dreaming it up.  newpublic.substack.com 

New_ Public is a place for thinkers, builders, designers and technologists like you to meet, share inspiration, and make better digital public spaces. It’s a newsletter, magazine, and community wrapped together, supported by the team at Civic Signals. #WeAreNew_Public

Post Production:  Lucky Post

Creative Director, Writer, Director, Editor: Sai Selvarajan

Animation: Seth Olson, Jake Odgers

Audio: Scottie Richardson

Executive Producer: Jessica Berry

Talent: Mario Mims

EarthSayers Jessica Berry; Sai Selvarajan
Date unknown Format Documentary
Length unknown Keywords SustainabilityMember of Special Collection Trust More Details
Portland's City Life Agency with Michael Montoya
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Michael Montoya Speaking Pearl Neighborhood Associaition (PDNA) Board Meeting 09/09/21. Mr. Montoya is interim head of the Office of Community & Civic Life, a bureau of the City of Portland. Mr. Montoya, served as the bureau’s strategy, innovation & performance manager for just under two years, before being named interim director in May 2021.

EarthSayer Michael Montoya
Date unknown Format Webinar (Zoom+)
Length unknown Keywords SustainabilityMember of Special Collection Portland Sustainability Leaders More Details
When Disaster Strikes by Manolia Charlotin
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A wide range of experts from the fields of global health, NGOs and journalism, as well as citizens and volunteers explore the collaboration and tension between journalists and public health workers at times of crisis.

When Disaster Strikes: Reporting and Responding

The second panel focused on immediate crisis response and was moderated by Jon Simon, Director of the Center for Global Health. Manolia Charlotin is the editor and business manager of the Boston Haitian Reporter, 

Hosted by Pulitzer Center on Crisis Reporting, Center for Global Health and Development, College of Communication, and School of Public Health on April 14, 2011

EarthSayer Manolia Charlotin
Date unknown Format Speech
Length unknown Keywords SustainabilityMember of Special Collection Resiliency and Communities More Details
Funding Infrastructure for Affordable & Sustainable Communities
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A brief (3-minute) presentation by Rick Rybeck of Just Economics to the Center for State Innovation about smart growth and dumb growth. "Value capture" is discussed as a technique for funding infrastructure and creating jobs while making housing more affordable and development more sustainable. See also ShelterForce.

EarthSayer Rick Rybeck
Date unknown Format Speech
Length unknown Keywords SustainabilityMember of Special Collection Design and Architecture More Details
5 Things You Should Know About Homelessness-Portland
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Video companion to "Portland, Unhoused," an article in the Fall '18 issue of our newspaper, which takes a deep dive into the subject through the perspectives of those who live and work in it. Read the full story at necoalition.org/newspaper.

Date unknown Format Instructional
Length unknown Keywords SustainabilityMember of Special Collection Portland Sustainability Leaders More Details
First National Bank and CSR by Alec Gorynski
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Alec Gorynski of First National Bank talks about why the company chooses to build community by partnering with Habitat Omaha. His article on can be found here.

Mr. Gorynski serves as the Vice President of Community Development and Corporate Philanthropy for First National Bank and President of the First National Community Development Corporation, both located in Omaha, Nebraska. First National Bank is the largest privately-owned bank in the United States, with over $20BB in assets across 7 Midwestern states. First National Bank reinvested over $26MM back into its local communities in 2017, with an active portfolio of over $88 million in investments, much of which is focused on building financial health and credit with CDFIs and other nonprofit partners. 

EarthSayer Alec Gorynski
Date unknown Format Interview
Length unknown Keywords SustainabilityMember of Special Collection Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) More Details
How Can A Big City Become a Village? by Moster, Pacey and Chatterjee
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How do you empower an entire metropolis to transition towards more localized living in a post-petroleum era? Founder Ross Moster and board members Ann Pacey and Rand Chatterjee of Village Vancouver (B.C.) Transition Society view Vancouver as a network of neighborhood-sized villages. They encourage neighbors to get to know each other. Projects arise from these connections: recycling depot, dinner groups, seed libraries. Their invitation: "Have a desire to create a happier, more livable future for the next generation...and to have fun while you're at it?" Published on Feb 26, 2016

Subscribe to peakmoment channel on YouTube for more great shows on grass roots pioneers forging a post-growth culture. Entire collection of the series is available on their channel.

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EarthSayers Rand Chatterjee; Ross Moster; Ann Pacey
Date unknown Format Interview
Length unknown Keywords SustainabilityMember of Special Collection Peak Moment More Details
 

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