Bijou Metro will have two theaters that seat 35 each, plus two screening rooms that seat about half as many. They hope to open next weekend, after a sneak preview for their key supporters. You could be among them.
Entries Tagged as 'Urban Design'
May 17th, 2013 · 3 Comments
April 26th, 2013 · No Comments
Removing those vehicles waiting to turn left eliminates most of the “luck” we currently rely on when we navigate Willamette Street. Bad luck is experienced as stress, and that stress is not divided equally among the drivers affected.
March 8th, 2013 · 1 Comment
If we declare as a community that we will no longer support or subsidize surface parking lots in our city center, we’ll get there that much quicker. We’re already close.
February 1st, 2013 · No Comments
When citizens see value in what’s been built with their tax dollars, everyone wins. The challenge now moves to the designers. Teach a dime to sing like a dollar.
January 25th, 2013 · 1 Comment
What is now 75 seconds might become 90 seconds, but consistently so. The delays that come from choosing the wrong lane will be eliminated, because there will be only one thoroughgoing lane.
November 23rd, 2012 · No Comments
Trucks, trains, ships and planes — every commercial transit mode wants to better its connection with our region.
September 28th, 2012 · No Comments
Let’s make a bus that looks all the world like a train and see if it will attract private development capital. If “bus rapid transit” can attract even one quarter the investments we see with light rail, we’ve more than doubled our leverage of public monies.
August 24th, 2012 · No Comments
City Hall is like the high school principal’s office. We consider it was a good day if we didn’t have to go there.
July 27th, 2012 · No Comments
We look at it now and we’re chagrined at its squat, centripetal design. It moves energy toward its center, and shields that energy from the street.
June 22nd, 2012 · 1 Comment
If your most direct path to the grocery store was only available on foot or by bike, you might not drive for a quick trip for a couple of ingredients.