The future of human-susatainable design

If you've spent 35 minutes driving three-quarters of a mile along Bridge Street in Syracuse the past 18 months, you've probably found yourself just putting your car in park on a 4-lane road to save yourself the over $4-a-gallon gas. From what I understand, it really has been a bad scene over there. I say […]

Dey Centennial Plaza

I got a tour recently of the Dey Centennial Plaza. It's a group of buildings at the corner of Salina and Jefferson streets in downtown Syracuse. While the residential units are nice – hardwood floors, marble counters, lots of space, and nice appliances (stainless faucets, electric stoves and refrigerators; some of the units have wine […]

Visions of Utopia: Experiments in Sustainable Culture

This comes to me from The Alchemical Nursery. *** "Ordinary people with extraordinary visions tell their stories of living and working together to build a better world"                 —Visions of Utopia Come together at the Westcott Community Center during the Westcott Bulb Project Garden Extravaganza Saturday, October 2 […]