Getting to 2100

 

Getting to 2100

February, 2014 Archive

24 February 2014

Its normal to assume that future households will be pretty much the same as today’s, yet if we look back just a few decades, most houses in Portland had many more people living in them. Over half had children in the home in the 1960s and many also had grandparents or aunts and uncles under the same roof. Today, over a quarter of households consist of one person and only one in five has school age children. What about the future?

7 February 2014

When we get snow in Portland, the normal workaday world stops. And a curious thing happens…