With Thanksgiving and the holiday season fast approaching, this is perhaps a good time to look ahead to 2018. Specifically, I would like to talk […]
Links to News & Ops
- California plans to reject a controversial natural gas plant, embracing a cleaner future - GristNovember 9, 2017 10:38 am
- Shopping Options Multiply in Downtown Los Angeles - Urban Land MagazineNovember 4, 2017 10:18 am
- Gehry says L.A. River transformation into urban oasis will never happen - archpaper.comOctober 31, 2017 10:18 am
- 89.3 KPCC | The plan to close the LA River when it gets too pollutedOctober 29, 2017 3:22 pm
News & Viewsfrom UrbDeZine Panelists.
What is a scholar-practitioner in urban planning? And what does it take to become one? Essentially, scholar-practitioners bridge the gap between academia and the real world, combining scholarly research with practical application of theories and knowledge to solve complex problems in our profession.
Welcome back to the Island of Utopia! Part I began the first installment of a three-article series commemorating the 500th Anniversary of the publishing of St. Thomas More’s classic book, Utopia. In Part I, the word “Utopia” was defined and several of the key geographic features of More’s fictional Island of Utopia were described. In Part […]
Soccer? Football? Fútbol? While there may not be universal consensus on what to call the sport, I think most can agree that it has become a very popular sport in America. I previously wrote an article called Soccer and Park Planning from my perspective both as a soccer fan and a planner. It seems appropriate now […]
In January 2016, UrbDeZine published my first article on homelessness. There is strong interest in the subject, so we are taking another look. The focus of the update is Los Angeles and New York. Mayor Garcetti said: “We need money to build housing for the homeless.” Voters said: “Here is $1.2 billion for housing the […]