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Building continued pre-automobiles have diversity and density from varied small local business and community uses. Retail storefronts in low-scale buildings are interwoven alongside homes, apartments, schools and libraries. Portland planners are researching ways to develop and enhance existing Portland neighborhoods recreating the compact urban patterns established in the streetcar era. Some vibrant examples, all featuring old revitalized buildings, include Hawthorne-Belmont, Alberta Arts, Woodstock, the Pearl, St. Johns, Kenton, Multnomah Village and North Mississippi. The Oregon Main Street Program was created with the National Trust for Historic Preservation to leverage the “unique assets, character and heritage” of small communities for economic and cultural revitalization. To date, 63 Oregon communities are utilizing these resources as part of a nationwide network of 2,500 communities. These towns are successfully using their architectural heritage and community partnerships to drive tourism, provide employment, and enhance livability and pride of community. They include The Dalles, McMinnville, La Grande and Roseburg. Craftsmanship and Architectural Character Historic homes and commercial structures were often built with materials and detailing not economically feasible Columbia River PDX c Green Living Journal d No. 12 Spring 2011

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Green Living Journal PDX Spring #12  

A Practical Journal for Friends of the Environment. Small Houses, National Bike System, Warre Bee Hive, Organic Manifesto, Credit Unions, Bu...

Green Living Journal PDX Spring #12  

A Practical Journal for Friends of the Environment. Small Houses, National Bike System, Warre Bee Hive, Organic Manifesto, Credit Unions, Bu...

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