A Neighborhood Improvement Journal - Fall 2017

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Neighborhood Improvement – Items of Interest

 

 

 

 

 

North East Seattle Tool Library  provides free, community access to a wide variety of tools, training, and sustainable resources.

 

 

 

A New Way to Diffuse NIMBYism? Can affordable housing developers shift the NIMBY discourse by joining forces with market-rate developers of adjacent properties?  The NE Seattle Tool Library provides free, community access to a wide variety of tools, training, and sustainable resources.

 

 

 

 

 

Resilience: It’s Who Ya Know Resilient communities are connected communities and there’s a growing body of research to back that up.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

How Walkability Shapes Political Activism. The design elements that promote neighbors coming together also foster real political change.

 

 

 

 

 

Neighborhood Units Matter A Neighborhood Unit is the physical place those many different social communities inhabit and the key element to placemaking. Neighborhoods are defined by a discernible mixed-use center, well-defined edges and usually with blocks of general housing in-between.

 

 

 

 

 

Neighborhood Flocks To Coffee Shop Bulletin Board “A nearly uncontrollable excitement once again gripped residents of this small Midwestern city…”

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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