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2 truly inspiring Affordable Housing Projects in Seattle

Place Seattle ・ August 10, 2018

The other day I participated an event by the Urbanist. Like all the other major cities in the world, Seattle is rapidly changing and growing, and unfortunately, becoming increasingly unaffordable. That... Keep Reading →

Freeway Park, an urban oasis that bridges over a highway

PlaceFreeway Park, Seattle ・ August 9, 2018

Freeway Park and a large city-owned parking lot. Designed by landscape architect Lawrence Halprin and Angela Danadjieva, this park opened in 1976, and it is widely considered to be one of the modernist... Keep Reading →

The future of Waterfront Seattle

Place Seattle ・ August 8, 2018

I love the Urbanist, a Seattle-based non-profit organization who believes in cities as a unique platform for addressing many of the most difficult problems we face. They focus on writing and researching... Keep Reading →

Things to do and read for urbanists @Seattle

Intro Seattle ・ August 5, 2018

• If you are an urbanist you would love maps too. Metsker Maps of Seattle is considered to be the largest map store in the U.S. • Visit Friends of Waterfront Seattle to learn more about the waterfront... Keep Reading →

Seattle's Gas Works Park: Since when did 'trash' become pretty?

PlaceGas Works Park, Seattle ・ August 4, 2018

Gas Works Park in Seattle is one of the most influential public parks in the United States. Located on the shores of Lake Union, opposite side of downtown Seattle, this park opened to the public in 1975... Keep Reading →