Lan Su Chinese Garden

Lan Su Chinese Garden The Lan Su Chinese Garden is a 40,000-square-foot park in Portland’s Old Town Chinatown neighborhood. The concept for the park began in the early 1990s, when the City of Portland developed an official sister city relationship with Suzhou, China, the concept of building a … Read more about Lan Su Chinese Garden

Powell Butte Nature Park

Powell Butte Nature Park Powell Butte Nature Park, a 612-acre park located in East Portland, sees heavy trail use among hikers, mountain bikers and horseback riders. Abundant wildlife and birds of prey populate Powell Butte Nature Park, which also provides an important link in Portland’s gravity-fed … Read more about Powell Butte Nature Park

Meadow Waye Park now Open

Meadow Waye Park now Open Meadow Waye Park in Beaverton, Oregon is now complete and will serve the community as a practice site for youth soccer and multi-sport pick-up games and as an open space for neighborhood use. Amid growing density, athletic fields like the one at Meadow Waye are much needed … Read more about Meadow Waye Park now Open

EcoDistricts Summit

EcoDistricts Summit Produced by the Portland Sustainability Institute, this annual conference focues on neighborhood-scale sustainability. Kevin Robert Perry joined a panel on the topic of Infrastructure, "Grey to Green: Portland’s Green Streets Strategy." The three-day forum is designed to … Read more about EcoDistricts Summit

California Planning Award

California Planning Award Portland-based Nevue Ngan Associates was awarded the 2009 California American Planning Association award for Innovation in Green Community Planning. The honor was presented for the firm's development of the San Mateo County Sustainable Green Streets and Parking Lots Design … Read more about California Planning Award