Background documents, and health and demographic assessments of the area
Community Based Organizations resources
Cascadia Partners performed a demographic assessment of the West Portland Town Center (WPTC) study area to better understand the community and how it has changed over time.
Health Equity Impact Assessment
The analysis focuses on how to operationalize public health research and data to drive decisions in the Southwest Corridor redevelopment process and improve equitable opportunities for healthy living.
Business Inventory and Needs Assessment
Portland State University urban planning students analyzed the business environment, inventoried businesses, surveyed business owners, and researched best practices in equitable business district support.
Urban Form Assessment
The team conducted an urban form assessment of the West Portland Town Center (WPTC) study area. Using GIS data, policy documents, and on-the ground fieldwork, we analyzed connectivity, walkability, existing land use patterns, community assets, and building forms.