Public Debate

Elizabeth A. Harris looks at how architectural renderings are used to sway opinion on development projects. Such tools aren't unique to our digital age, but have a much longer pedigree.
Aug 27, 2013   The New York Times
Last Thursday I debated the merits of smart growth with ‘Anti-planner’ Randal O'Toole at a community forum in Langley, a rapidly-growing suburb of Vancouver, British Columbia. A recording of the Debate and presenters' slide shows are available at At the end more than three quarters of the audience voted for a pro-smart-growth resolution. Blog Post
Feb 27, 2012   By Todd Litman