Lloyd EcoDistrict, A Sustainable Community Success Story
The Lloyd EcoDistrict is working to make a northeast neighborhood in Portland the most sustainable community in North America. As one of the oldest EcoDistricts in the United States, it is well on its way. In a January 2018 interview, Executive Director Sarah Heinicke shared her thoughts about the organization’s successes and its current goals... #sustainable #community #cities
Smart Growth - urban planning and transportation theory that concentrates growth in compact walkable urban centers to avoid sprawl. It also advocates compact, transit-oriented, walkable, bicycle-friendly land use, including neighborhood schools, complete streets, and mixed-use development. Developed 10 principles.