As General Manager of the Metropolitan Water District of Southern California, Jeff Kightlinger is a veteran of the states' wet and dry cycles.
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A newly opened section of the Chicago Riverwalk lets the public get up close and personal with the Chicago River. And there's more to come.
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Biology Professor Paul Ehrlich's 1968 book, "The Population Bomb," took America and the world by storm. The apocalyptic vision based of population outgrowing its resources appeared to make inherent sense.
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How do you collect public comments on a web-based PDF planning document? It should be simple. But it isn't. Blog Post
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The writing is on the wall for what's left of the coal industry.
20 hours ago Fusion
It was a beautiful weekend to hit the streets of Pittsburgh—and many did, for the Open Streets Pittsburgh event and the debut of Pittsburgh Bike Share.
21 hours ago Pittsburg Post-Gazette
We're all familiar with the now ubiquitous Kickstarter campaigns, but what about some other tools to help crowdfund local retail and development?
22 hours ago Community Builders
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If Lee has his way, San Francisco will join other cities like New York, Chicago, and Washington, D.C. by employing speed cameras to issue citations to offending motorists in school zones. But first he needs to find a legislator to draft a bill.
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