By Sabrina Tavernise and Sarah Mervosh : nytimes – excerpt The urge among some residents to leave because of the coronavirus may be temporary. But it follows a deeper, more powerful demographic trend. Even before the coronavirus, Nina Brajovic wasn’t so sure about her life in New York. As a consultant for PricewaterhouseCoopers, she spent … More America’s Biggest Cities Were Already Losing Their Allure. What Happens Next?
By Zelda Bronstein : 48hills – excerpt His next round of housing bills force cities to accept growth and displacement—without giving them the money or tools to mitigate it On January 19, I attended UCLA Extension’s 2018 Land Use Law and Planning Conference at the Biltmore Hotel in downtown Los Angeles. Seated in long rows … More Scott Wiener’s war on local planning