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June 30, 2000, 8am PDT
Porter Ranch requests and receives approval for scaled-back development from Los Angeles Planning Commisssion.
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June 30, 2000, 7am PDT
Oakland, Santa Monica and Palmdale have become the first cities in the state to choose "green power."
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June 28, 2000, 11am PDT
FEMA report says erosion will destroy 5,000 homes along California' coast over next 60 years.
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June 27, 2000, 9am PDT
Local and state officials discuss LA County's high response rate; no mention of potential census abuses in Santa Monica.
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June 27, 2000, 8am PDT
Downtown Sacramento's renaissance is nearing a critical mass, but can this sleepy town of 400,000 redefine itself as a an "international city?"
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June 26, 2000, 10am PDT
SCAG asks state department to reduce housing estimates for Southern California, but state stands firm, setting the stage for a battle.
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June 26, 2000, 5am PDT
Among the changes: 15 neighborhood councils, five regional planning commissions. Is this "placebo government?"
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June 25, 2000, 11am PDT
Joel Kotkin suggests that Silicon Valley's real estate is causing it's demise. Instead, technology is looking toward Dallas, Washington DC, and Southern California.
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June 23, 2000, 9am PDT
Court rules that local cities cannot mandate open access to cable lines.
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June 22, 2000, 11am PDT
Editorial argues that end of cheap oil upon which Southern California's industry is based is running out, and the region faces dramatic impacts.
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June 22, 2000, 10am PDT
Orange County voters approved Measure F, which makes airport expansion unlikely; LA Airport Commissioner suggests that Orange County pay for use of LAX.
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June 20, 2000, 4pm PDT
Gas leaks contaminate Santa Monica's drinking water supply resulting in a law suit between the City of Santa Monica and 7 oil companies.
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June 20, 2000, 6am PDT
Although often critical of the MTA, the LA Times has published a whole series of generally positive reviews, including Flash animations of Red Line expansion.
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June 19, 2000, 8am PDT
Some businesses along 20-mile Alameda Corridor project are complaining about construction impacts. Officials say project is on-schedule.
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June 18, 2000, 1pm PDT
Lucy Blake, director of the Sierra Business Council, wins MacArthur Foundation "Genius" Grant.
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June 18, 2000, 11am PDT
The LA Times prepares a fascinating case study about what happens when transportation planning goes up against politics.
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June 17, 2000, 8am PDT
The federal government's power to enact temporary building bans is upheld after being challenged by Lake Tahoe landowners.
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June 16, 2000, 11am PDT
Electric and natural gas vehicles allowed to use in California's carpool lanes.
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June 16, 2000, 9am PDT
Housing professionals present a strong economic argument for a reliable and affordable housing stock for all residents.
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June 14, 2000, 8am PDT
Decision to halt massive Newhall Ranch project due to water shortage represents a crucial policy shift.
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