To All COLA LO Members,
Fall of the Creative Class. So the younger families and residents that are supposed to move into high density housing and save urban renewal development either a myth or the trend may be over.
Development Follows Shift.
At some point the facts are the facts and one has to wonder. As early as 2009 Portland was admitting that The creative class = no growth in jobs.
Another blogger has comments on the actual drivers which seem to remain education not "creative"Creative Class Economics.
Future of Jobs in Portland.
Residents have to wonder how this all plays into the Foothills Development project, the Streetcar, and all the millions in taxpayer funds spent on these projects over the past few years.
Please notify all members, contacts, and friends.