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Portland [videorecording] : quest for the livable city / a Northern Light production ; in collaboration with Lincoln Institute of Land Policy ; producer/director, Tim Lay ; writer, John De Lancey.

Other Title:
Quest for the livable city
Publication:
Cambridge, MA : Lincoln Institute of Land Policy, c2009.
Series:
Making sense of place ; 3.
Making sense of place ; 3
Format/Description:
Video
1 videodisc (57 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Subjects:
City planning -- Oregon -- Portland.
Sustainable development -- Oregon -- Portland.
Land use -- Oregon -- Portland.
Cities and towns -- Oregon -- Portland -- Growth.
Portland (Or.)
Cities and towns -- Growth
City planning.
Land use.
Sustainable development
Oregon -- Portland
Form/Genre:
Documentary films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Language:
In English with English and Spanish subtitles.
Closed-captioned.
System Details:
DVD, NTSC.
Summary:
Chronicles the complex challenges of becoming a more sustainable metropolis and shows the difficulties of planning in the 21st century as cities confront issues of economic development, gentrification, local food and farming, property rights, preservation, and civic participation.
Contents:
A different city
Urban growth boundary
Regional government
Saving farmland
Foundations of planning
One town vs. the region
Revolt against the system
Finding the middle ground
Revitalizing the city
Transportation alternatives
Growing more compactly
Disparity and dissent
Citizen participation
Casting the vote
Shaping the future.
Participant:
Narrator, Judy Richardson.
Credits:
Director of photography, Jeremy Leach; music, Killer Tracks, Roger Miller.
Contributor:
Lay, Tim. , Director, Producer
Lancey, John de. , Screenwriter
Richardson, Judy. , Narrator
Leach, Jeremy. , Cinematographer
Miller, Roger. , Composer
Killer Tracks (Musical group) , Composer
Northern Light Productions. , Producer
Lincoln Institute of Land Policy. , Producer
ISBN:
9781558441989
1558441980
OCLC:
402570343
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