In Defense of Uncertainty

People-centric planning for Sustainability

Nobody likes uncertainty. Certainly not the developers of a billion dollar mixed-use project that encounters community opposition due to traffic[Read More…]

The Value of Planning in the Age of Economics.

Public and private investments.

A city makes many investments, such as infrastructure improvements, life and safety services, and in their employees. To fund such,[Read More…]

Who Really Deposed San Diego’s Mayor and Nullified the 2012 Election?

Bob Filner Campaign for Mayor of San Diego - Historic Steetcar

By now, most of the nation is aware of San Diego’s mayoral scandal, which was reported in such national media[Read More…]

One Simple Step to Suburban Street Slimming: Give it Away!

Wide Suburban Street

For much of the last century, urban planning involved ever wider streets, both for major thoroughfares and for residential side[Read More…]

San Diego County General Plan Revision approved

Revised General Plan San Diego County

The San Diego County Board of Supervisors approved its revised General Plan last Wednesday with a 4-1 vote, it was[Read More…]