In the past few years, entrepreneurs in the USA, both large and small, have created some very interesting roof gardens. … More
Living in a city encompasses the roof top too. Gardens up there were built ever since humans built houses with … More
This delightful story appeared 2011 at the Treehugger.com website. A Niagara grape vine was planted in the tiny backyard of an … More
After watching the PBS news show last week, I wrote the following comments. My hope is to solve problems that … More
Jeff Chorniak proved how to grow hydroponic grapes –in Toronto of all places. The information below is from his former website, which … More
Last week PBS had a show about how residents of some townships on the outskirts of Cape Town, South Africa are … More
Over the years, I have visited many places in America, Europe, Japan, and Hong Kong. Some were wonderful places to live. … More
Building a better bridge for people to enjoy, across the Providence River —in partnership with the private sector for both construction and financing.
The recent ideas competition for a new bridge in Boston resulted in some wonderful proposals. Northern Avenue Bridge crosses the channel which runs from South Station to the harbor.
We dream of places that are beautiful and fun to live in –and how to make them. We yearn for places that make us feel comfortable and warm, that have delight and charm, character and soul —in short, that make us feel humane.