Livability List: Social Media Highlights, July 12-25

It's sometimes hard to keep up with all the news in land use and livability. On Twitter and Facebook, 1000 Friends strives to keep you informed about what matters. But don't worry if you miss something along the way--our Livability List recaps some of our recent social media highlights.

To hear the news as it happens, be sure to follow us on Twitter or "Like" our Facebook page. And invite your friends or coworkers to join us, too!

Recapping the 2013 legislation session: Read about the success 1000 Friends had in the 2013 legislative session, and the work that still needs to be done.

Sightline Daily says chances are, your bedroom is smaller than you car’s. Find out why in this cool infographic.

Bikers: Did you hear about the two newest Oregon Parks and Recreation Departments scenic bikeways? Tualatin Valley Scenic Bikeway and Madras Mountain View  

Join us on the Coast with Matt Love August 8 in Lincoln City! Love will be talking about the future of Oregon's coast and how to preserve its beauty and integrity. 

According to the Register Guard, here is why the UO department of Architecture is ranked #1 in the country for sustainable design.

Oregon State University Extension wants to hear about your urban and rural community interests and concerns.

Read about Gayle Caldarazzo's plan to help preserve a couple of historic buildings in Salem, in the Statesman Journal.