Gallery: IS IT GREEN?: Portland, Oregon


This week’s Is It Green comes to you from the lush city of Portland, Oregon. I have lived in many cities, from Los Angeles to New York City to the suburbs of DC to Singapore. I have traveled to many more cities – Key West, Montreal, Tokyo – and can say that Portland embodies the culture of sustainability more than any of them. From green transportation to sustainable agriculture and public policy, Portland offers a shining example that all cities should aspire to. Read on for an in-depth report on the city’s green merits.

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  1. Linda Scarlett January 12, 2011 at 1:40 am

    Thank you for loving our beautiful city!!!! WE LOVE PORTLAND!!!!!!! xoxo

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