Category Archives: town planning

Keep Portland Weird…

I’m lucky enough to be spending a some time in Oregon, in the USA’s Pacific Northwest. The Northwest is interesting to planners for a number of reasons. There are big debates about environmental protection versus an economy driven by the … Continue reading

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Attercliffe – The ‘Lost Gateway’ to Sheffield

Sometimes you don’t plan to get involved in things necessarily, but they take on a life of their own and you get to see some great things happening as a result.  In my last blog entry, I took the opportunity … Continue reading

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Attercliffe showcase – Thursday 15 December

Anybody that knows Sheffield knows the neighbourhood of Attercliffe – sometimes for the ‘wrong’ reasons. It’s fair to say that the once-vibrant area has a bit of an air of dilapidation these days, as it has for some time. But … Continue reading

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