In an effort to conserve water and prevent the expensive water importation in the future, Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti recently published a new directive for city-wide water conservation.
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Ben Adler of Grist writes how falling oil prices will affect climate change. Cheaper gas prices may encourage more driving and more truck sales at the expense of hybrid, electric, and fuel efficient cars, but the news may not be all bad.
2 hours ago Grist
The biennial California Statewide Local Streets and Roads Needs Assessment survey found a $78.3 billion funding shortfall over the next 10 years.
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Tom Sanchez and Nader Afzalan explore the age old question, "what is planning?" in their new report published earlier this week.
4 hours ago Tom Sanchez
The legalization (or illegalization) process of Uber throughout the country allows city governments to leverage a data exchange with the company, but too many municipalities are passing up this momentous opportunity.
5 hours ago The Washington Post
A few minutes of the film "Street" by James Nares shows only a few seconds of life in New York City—but such poetry is found there.
6 hours ago James Nares
The fourth edition of our comprehensive list of amazing Halloween costumes for urban planners. Opinion
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Scott Beyer writes that despite changes to policies allowing insured mortgages by the Federal Housing Administration's (FHA), the federal government continues to obstruct density by limiting support for condo owners.
22 hours ago Governing
The controversial, $175 million Nashville bus rapid transit project will be up to the city's next mayor.
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The "Using Behavioral Economics to Create Playable Cities" report suggests that so much time spent in front of screens, and the continued need to counter the obesity epidemic, requires new thinking about play for children living in cities.
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