Tag: earthquake

  • PSU intern helps city prep for ‘The Big One’

    PSU intern helps city prep for ‘The Big One’

    When the inevitable Cascadia Subduction earthquake stops shaking, buildings across the Portland metro region will have to be evaluated. Lexi Phipps, a Portland State undergrad majoring in architecture, is helping the city develop a damage assessment plan


    With all of the recent natural disasters we have all been experiencing I think it might be timely to remind everyone of our own “disaster scenario”. This is not meant as fear mongering…rather, just a reminder to be aware of where we live and the types of natural disasters we all live with here in…