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Live From Portland Design Week

OPB | Broadcast: April 21, 2017

"Think Out Loud" is live from the headquarters of Portland Design Week Friday, April 21, 2017.

5 Ways Cars May Radically Change Cities In The Future

OPB | Broadcast: April 5, 2017

University of Oregon associate professor Nico Larco is studying the effect that self-driving cars are likely to have on cities and the people who live in them.

Portland Protests | Imagining A President Trump | Portland Zoning Changes

OPB | Broadcast: Nov. 14, 2016

We talk to a leader of some of the protests this weekend and about how some African-Americans are envisioning life under President Trump. We also look at how the Portland city council is thinking of changing the city's zoning.

Central Oregonians Debate OSU-Cascades Campus

OPB | Broadcast: July 15, 2015

Supporters and opponents of Oregon State University's campus in Bend, OSU-Cascades, discussed the incoming branch Tuesday night.

Portland Mayor Wants To Overhaul Urban Renewal Approach

OPB | Broadcast: March 11, 2015

WEDNESDAY: Portland Mayor Charlie Hales is hoping to pass a proposal this week that would change the city's approach to several urban renewal areas.

Rebroadcast: The Past Present And Future Of The South Waterfront

OPB | Broadcast: Dec. 19, 2014

WEDNESDAY: We're listening back to a show we did in late October focusing on how Portland's South Waterfront is developing.

Affordable Housing Forums Will Help Decide Next Steps

OPB | Broadcast: Sept. 18, 2014

THURSDAY: A series of public forums focused on affordable house in North and Northeast Portland kicks off this week.

Portland's 20-Year Growth Plan

OPB | Broadcast: July 30, 2014

WEDNESDAY: What will the Metro area look like in 20 years?

Brian Doyle's Defense Of The Suburbs

OPB | Broadcast: Dec. 6, 2013

FRIDAY: The suburbs are the focus of a lot of criticism in popular media, but author Brian Doyle argues much of it is undeserved.

School for the Blind

OPB | Broadcast: June 8, 2009

Should the state close the Oregon School for the Blind?