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WATCH: Portland, a Global Model of Transit-Oriented Development

Portland, the largest city in Oregon with over 600, 000 inhabitants has become a global model of transit-oriented development (TOD). A key element of TOD is the human scale – creating streets that are not only auto-friendly but also amenable to cycling and walking.


How Public Spaces Revive Cities

The key to restoring life to our public places the chance to have fun, hang out with other folks, and enjoy the surroundings.


Watch: Finding The City of Roses-Portland, Oregon

Comprising of 308, 892 photos, in over 50 locations, and produced, shot, and edited in 51 days, Uncage the Soul Productions brings you a new look on one of the world’s most progressive city when it comes to urban planning and development.

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Music and the City: Sonic Landscapes

Many cities lay claim to particular music scenes and styles- but what are the specific features of urban lanscapes which inform and inspire the sounds of their citizens? A new film series investigates.