Tuesday, 23 April, 2019

Patrick Taylor

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Patrick grew up across the Puget Sound from Seattle and use to skip school to come hang out in the city. He is an designer at a small architecture firm with a strong focus on urban infill housing. He is passionate about design, housing affordability, biking, and what makes cities so magical. He works to advocate for abundant and diverse housing options and for a city that is a joy for people on bikes and foot. He lives in the Othello neighborhood with his fiance and kitty.
From its inception, Northgate Mall has been a beachhead of autocentric suburbia within Seattle's urban landscape. So it came as a surprise and joy to many urbanists when the Seattle Times, Puget Sound Business Journal and other outlets wrote last week that Simon Property Group plans a major redevelopment...
The corner of 23rd and Union in the Central District has undergone dramatic changes in the last few years. It's seen familiar businesses and churches give way to new stores catering to the areas new more affluent residents. It's seen its African American and immigrant residents displaced to Kent,...
"The quality and breadth of the submissions was truly impressive and demonstrated the level of commitment of architects in Washington state to address contemporary issues and challenges both local and global." -Shirley Blumberg, awards juror, partner KPMB On November 13th, the American Institute of Architects (AIA) Seattle chapter hosted the 67th...
Each quarter Transit Talks, hosted by Transportation Choices, brings together experts, urbanists, and transit wonks in the Puget Sound to discuss hot button transportation issues. The next one will be Thursday, December 14th from 4:30 to 6:30pm at the Seattle City Hall, Bertha Knight Landes Room. With new leadership in...
This year has been a momentous year in Seattle for housing affordability, and Seattle for Everyone is throwing a party to celebrate on Tuesday November 14th from 5:30 to 7:30pm at South Lake Union Discovery Center. We've seen both skyrocketing rent and bold efforts to pass multifaceted housing legislation in...
At the southwest corner of Othello and Martin Luther King Jr Way, a stone’s throw away from the Othello light rail station is a large weed strewn lot that has sat idle for many years. But as this summer faded to fall, bulldozers prepared the ground for portable classrooms...
Seattle is in the midst of one its largest booms in a history that is almost nothing but a string of booms and busts. The city is changing at breakneck pace. A street one has known for years is rendered almost unknown in a short span. The change is...