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Why Move To Portland .com


Ever wonder why people are moving to Portland Oregon ?

Portland has been recognized for many wonderful benefits the City offers.  

©#1 City for Sustainability. (SustainLane 2006 US City Rankings)

© Best City for Seniors (Sperling’s Best Places)

©Best Eating Destination. (2007 Food Netword Awards)

©#1 City for Walking. ( Walking, 2006, #4 in 2005)

©#1 City for Innovation. (SustainLane, 2006, tied with Sacramento and Seattle )

©#1 “Green” Economy City. (SustainLane 2006)

©#2 “Green” (LEED Certified Buildings) city in America . (SustainLane 2006, US City Rankings)

©#2 City for Tap Water Quality. (SustainLane 2006)

©#1 City for Knowledge Base. ((SustainLane 2006, tied with several other cities)

©#2 Fiscally Fit City (citizen’s financial fitness). (Sperlings Best Places)

© Best Domestic Airport . (Conde Nast Business Travel Awards, 2006)

©#4 Most Liveable City in the country. (2007, Pittsburg Tribune-Review)

©In the Top 10 Most Literate cities in the country. (2006 Study by Dr. John W. Miller, Central Connecticut State University )

© Portland ’s Weird?  According to a recent survey, we’re pretty normal! (Associated Press, May 18, 2007)

©One of five great places to Live (AARP July 23, 2007)

©The friendliest big little city in America (The Guardian, Dec 15, 2007)

©The Number One Green City (Popular Science, February 8, 2008)

©Platinum Designation for Bike Friendly Environment (Oregonian April 29, 2008)



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