November 25, 2014, 11am PST
The California Public Utilities Commission has ruled on the issue of who should pay the remaining costs after a radiation leak forced an early end to California's San Onofre nuclear plant in 2012.
November 3, 2014, 8am PST
Disney says its supports pro-business candidates for City Council in Anaheim, but some see a proposed streetcar as the connection behind an uptick in the company's local political support.
October 8, 2011, 5am PDT
Just four percent of Irvine's Great Park has been built in six years, compared to an early estimation that it would be completed in 10. Now, it may take 20. And it's no one's fault, writes Jeff Overley.
December 18, 2008, 8am PST
Huntington Beach is one of a few cities that is weighing the option to purchase its own foreclosed properties, and eventually making them affordable housing.
December 28, 2007, 8am PST
<p>This editorial from the <em>Orange County Register</em> bemoans the urban renewal process proposed in a new specific plan for the city of Santa Ana that some say will gentrify the city's downtown and eliminate many industrial jobs.</p>
October 6, 2007, 7am PDT
<p>After about 30 years of organic developments, Little Saigon, also named "the capital of Vietnamese America", is seeking a planning and architecture vision.</p>
September 6, 2007, 11am PDT
<p>Despite estimates that the state of California's population will grow to 60 million by 2050, Wendell Cox argues that growth in the state is slowing.</p>
December 12, 2006, 1pm PST
<p>Columnist Steven Greenhut argues that Smart Growth ideologies mistakenly treat suburbia as a sin, and examines contracy evidence from a new study on suburban isolation and Wendell Cox's book, "War on the Dream."</p>
June 16, 2006, 8am PDT
Wendell Cox weighs the true costs over the reported costs of creating a high speed train system for cities between San Diego and Sacramento. He offers opposition to a very expensive and likely underused project.
July 7, 2005, 7am PDT
Jack Eidt argues that the best way to combat sprawl in Orange County, California is to embrace New Urbanism.
June 27, 2005, 1pm PDT
Orange County Register columnist Steven Greenhut lashes out against New Urbanist who consider successful Orange County the poster child for sprawl.
June 14, 2005, 9am PDT
At the Congress for the New Urbanism Conference in Pasadena, arguments were made for both sides of the issue on sprawl in greater Los Angeles.
June 9, 2005, 8am PDT
The Orange County Register analyzes FBI crime statistics and ranks the safest cities in the nation.
May 23, 2005, 10am PDT
To be successul and vibrant, cities should have a sense of moral purpose, says Steven Greenhut.
April 24, 2005, 1pm PDT
A key factor in toll road lease agreements is shifting risk from the public sector to sophisticated investors.
April 19, 2005, 11am PDT
New Urbanists don't demand to eliminate suburbia -- only to be able to build walkable and mixed-use communities.
April 4, 2005, 8am PDT
Steven Greenhut calls on citizens to oppose urban planners' "utopian" ideals of New Urbanism and Smart Growth before it is too late.
February 21, 2005, 7am PST
Columnist Steven Greenhut explains why public transit will never replace the auto, and chastises planners trying to use transit for social engineering.
January 28, 2005, 10am PST
East Coast-style "brownstone" townhomes begin to appear in Southern California.
November 27, 2004, 9am PST
Columnist Steven Greenhut see the impact of smart growth in Bozeman Montana, and warns readers to "be afraid, be very afraid."