One of my coworkers recently took a trip through the Pacific Northwest on his way to an Alaskan cruise. He and his wife spent a day in Seattle, Washington.
One of his takeaways from that visit was that the city had re-purposed nearly every building into something new. They did not tear down and build new, they re-purposed.
The city was able to keep much of the charm and character of years gone by with the conveniences and infrastructure needed for economic activity.
My coworker said this city is filled with millennials going about their daily lives.
The conversation reminded