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The Myth of New Urbanism

During the last couple of years I was in El Paso Texas, one of the most vocal public policy arguments was the notion of infill development and downtown revitalization. Wrapped around the nostalgia of...

Smart Growth and public nuisance; Part II 0

Smart Growth and public nuisance; Part II

Smart Growth wrapped around a colorful vocabulary of nostalgic living is nothing more than concentrating people into smaller areas. It is building vertically. As smart as Smart Growth may sound, the reality is that...

Commentary: The Fallacy of Smart Growth, Part 1 0

Commentary: The Fallacy of Smart Growth, Part 1

Much community discussion about Smart Growth has been ongoing in the community recently. Absent from the discussion is sustainability. San Francisco can be characterized as a city employing the principals of smart growth. It...