California Planning and Development Report

California planning expert Bill Fulton discusses a long-awaited proposal from the Governor's Office of Planning and Research that would shift the state's traffic impact assessments away from their current focus on traffic congestion.
Aug 10, 2014   California Planning and Development Report
California voters decided on two dozen land use ballot measures on November 4.
Nov 7, 2003   California Planning and Development Report
A major developer uses an innovative design minimizing the impact of cars on an apartment complex, suggesting that the market is ready for such change.
Oct 17, 2003   California Planning and Development Report
New state growth policies could accompany a new governor for California.
Sep 9, 2003   California Planning and Development Report
California Governor Davis' Transportation Congestion Relief Program appears to be self-destructing, along with the entire system of funding state transportation projects.
Aug 7, 2003   California Planning and Development Report
In only a few years, Indian tribes in California have developed Vegas-style casinos across much of the state.
Jul 9, 2003   California Planning and Development Report
William Fulton explains how a citizen anti-tax initiative passed 25 years ago has turned out to be a major force in shaping the urban and suburban landscape we see throughout the country today.
Jun 2, 2003   California Planning and Development Report
Proponents of property rights and other conservatives are attacking smart growth as a theory dreamed up by out-of-touch urban planners.
Apr 16, 2003   California Planning and Development Report
Tejon Ranch owns what might be the largest contiguous stretch of land controlled by one property owner in California.
Apr 10, 2003   California Planning and Development Report
California is negotiating to provide local governments more control over Indian casino development.
Apr 2, 2003   California Planning and Development Report
For years we’ve debated how big our local governments ought to be — without factoring in economic development.
Mar 19, 2003   California Planning and Development Report