This list reflects a PSU Capstone project, focused on alleys in Foster/Powell, Mt. Scott/Arleta and Lents.
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Alley Allies Website
Web Resource
Over the last five years, a new & exciting wave of development has focused on the alleys of American & European cities....Alleys are experiencing ...Show more Over the last five years, a new & exciting wave of development has focused on the alleys of American & European cities....Alleys are experiencing a rebirth that casts them as vibrant pedestrian-centric corridors running through our cities. This project will focus on alleys within the Lents, Mt. Scott-Arleta, Foster-Powell neighborhoods. Much more information on this Website including a place for you to talk about your alley. Show less
Cities for People
Book - 2010
Back Alleys and Urban Landscapes
Book - 2012
Skinny Streets & Green Neighborhood (ebook)
Web Resource
Can good urban design and sound environmental design coincide at a neighborhood level to create healthy communities? Absolutely, and the strategies presen...Show more Can good urban design and sound environmental design coincide at a neighborhood level to create healthy communities? Absolutely, and the strategies presented by Cynthia Girling and Ronald Kellett in Skinny Streets and Green Neighborhoods illustrate how to weave together contemporary thinking in urban planning with open space planning and urban ecology. Show less
Pocket Neighborhoods
Creating Small-scale Community in A Large-scale World
Book - 2011
Closing Streets and Alleys to Reduce Crime (government document)
Web Resource
Police sometimes advocate closing streets and alleys to keep offenders out of an area. This guide will help you decide whether this is an appropriate response to a problem you are confronting in a particular neighborhood or community. Police sometimes advocate closing streets and alleys to keep offenders out of an area. This guide will help you decide whether this is an appropriate response to a problem you are confronting in a particular neighborhood or community. Show less
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