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Living local, urban design, sustainability, landscape architecture, and places in the East Bay. Design that works where it is.

Longfellow Neighborhood, Oakland

This week, my office is moving from the Longfellow neighborhood in Oakland. Each day I take a walk through the area¬†and, in the three years I’ve been here, Longfellow has … Continue reading

July 9, 2015 · 2 Comments

Eighteen Gates

I have a fascination with gates. They’re doors but when you pass through them, you’re not indoors. What could be better? This week, I give you Gates of the East … Continue reading

March 3, 2015 · 2 Comments