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Summing up on neighborhood parks – Part 3

St. James Park in London

After cogitating on neighborhood parks for weeks, I have a concept to propose, a concept that may surprise many. And that’s fine. Many ideas, some of which turn out to be far-sighted, elicit that initial response.

I’ve recently written several posts about parks, particularly the disappointingly low usage of […]

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Urbanism and senior living – Aging in place

Senior living facility in Bend, Oregon

“Aging in place” is often presented as the gold standard of accommodation for senior citizens. I agree, although I suspect that my definition of “place” differs from most. Not surprisingly, urbanism plays a role in my thinking. An example can help illuminate.I once served on the board for […]