Preserving the Third Place: Fighting for the East Portland Eagles Lodge

New Series Announcement: Preserving the Third Place

According to Ray Oldenburg, author of The Great Good Place each of us needs three places: The first is our home, the second is work or school, and the third a local hangout where individuals from the community can connect and share ideas on a neutral ground. For some it’s church, while others head to their neighborhood […]

Design Week at ESH

Erica Thomas prepared this document for Design Week. Images and interviews to tell the story of Emerson Street House.


A new beginning…

Hello, friends and neighbors.

We are just now getting the web site in order. There will be a few rough patches, but stay tuned. It will get better.