by Josh Stephens on Jan 11, 2023
Budget, Newsom, Transportation
Gov. Gavin Newsom announced a 2023-24 budget that slashes over $22 billion of intended spending in order to accommodate what is expected to be lower tax revenues.
by Josh Stephens on Jul 12, 2022
Budget, Climate Change, Housing, Transportation
But small housing amount disappoints advocates.
by Josh Stephens on Jun 12, 2022
Housing , Land Use, Legislation, Transportation
Generally speaking, however, 2022 is a legislative year of incremental change not sweeping reform.
by William Fulton on Jan 24, 2021
Biden, Endangered Species, Housing , Transportation, Trump, Wetlands
A lifetime urban dweller, Donald Trump was an anti-city president. Biden is a lifelong Amtrak rider -- and California urban planning is likely to change with him at the helm.
by William Fulton on Feb 24, 2020
Federal, Housing, Infrastructure, Transportation
It's been a non-starter for years. But all the Democratic candidates are calling for it -- and Trump might not be far behind.
by Brett Simpson on May 26, 2019
Big Data, Lake Tahoe, Stantec, Transportation
Guess what? Congestion is way worse than previous estimates suggested. But Big Data may help find the solutions too. >>read more
by William Fulton on Apr 28, 2019
Congestion Pricing, Housing, Los Angeles, Transportation, UCLA, Westside
First annual Luskin Summit highlights the intricate web of problems in the area on both transportation and housing. >>read more
by Josh Stephens on Feb 25, 2018
Housing, Los Angeles, Metro, Public Transit , Transportation, UCLA
Low-wage workers are buying cars in L.A. like crazy, driving transit ridership down. That's because the apartment equivalent of a 2001 Corolla is impossible to find. >>read more
by William Fulton on Feb 20, 2018
Growth Management, Housing, Jerry Brown, Sprawl, Transportation, Urban Strategy
The frame is different, but Jerry Brown is using climate change to pursue the same goals he laid out in the 1970s. >>read more
by Josh Stephens on Feb 12, 2018
Housing, Legislature, RHNA, Transportation
Two Wiener followups to SB 35 lead the pack. >>read more