The latest in urban planning, placemaking and citizen action:

  • Portland is recognized by the American Planning Association for its innovative survey techniques to engage the public in planning for public spaces. [Daily Journal of Commerce]
  • If you’ve been lazy about getting rid of your Christmas tree, just remember, it’s still not trash so don’t just put it on the sidewalk! [Earth911.com]
  • Rotterdam installs the first electric vehicle charging station in public space. [CSSEY]