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
Sustainability: EarthDay for All and the Challenge of Inequity: Ron Sims
Susan Anderson and Jill Kolek: Portland, OR: Solarize Portland Campaig
Why Don't You Do Something About It? by Sarajoy Pond
When the Ordinary Just Won't Do by Renee Ward
The Story of "U" by Ruth Ann Barrett
Oregon Statewide Planning Goal 10 (2017) with Don Mazziotti
Deep Green, the Movie
Neighborhoods: One Size Does Not Fit All
Respect and Equality for All by Ramon Ramirez
Local Efforts to End Homelessness
Eliminating Homelessness in Portland: Deja vu All Over Again? (2005)
The Metropolitan Revolution: Selling Sustainability
Albina Community Bank and Sustainability
State of Our Equity: Equal Pay, Income Inequality, & the Minimum Wage Debate
Portland Architecture: How Good is Good Enough?
On Being Eco-minded by Lorie Wigle
Racism and Portland, Oregon by William Mitchell
5 Things You Should Know About Homelessness-Portland
Fostering Relationship between Committee and Community by LeRoy Patton
Old Town/Chinatown Revitalization: Winning Solutions through Restorations
The Carrot Zone Presentation by Ruth Ann Barrett
A Clear Vision: An Equitable Planet 2 of 2
What Is Community Rights Movement by Paul Cienfuegos
Community-driven Culture of Portland, Oregon, 1 of 2: Rob Bennett
Oregon Governor on Coal and Cars- Kate Brown
Do We Have to Choose? Clean Air, Good Roads, Smart Choice?
Negotiating Portland's Development Projects with John Russell
Healthcare & Homelessness Panel at Portland City Club
What Do Oregonians Care About in 2013 with Adam Davis
Portland Oregon's Bold Climate Action and Sustainability
Raw Faith: Marilyn Sewell
Spongy Parking Lots by Ruth Ann Barrett
Architecture and Sustainability by Sergio Palleroni
All About Kiva: Matt and Jessica Flannery
Ozzie Gonzalez, LEED A.P
Rehabilitation of Old Town/Chinatown Neighborhood
Can a Private Business Model Work for Public Universities?
Minority Entrepreneurs in Technology with James Pritchett
The Triumph of the Commons by Kim Smith
The Necessity of 'Action Ecology' by Dr. M. Jahi Chappell
Marcelo Bonta of the Center for Diversity & the Environment
Sustainability Used To Be A Lot More Work:Portland Center Stage
Growing Awareness Into Action by Barbara Ford