Josh Stephens

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Josh Stephens is a contributing editor of the California Planning & Development Report ( and former editor of The Planning Report (
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Josh Stephens is the former editor of, and current contributing editor to, the California Planning & Development Report, the state's leading publication covering urban planning. Josh formerly edited The Planning Report and the Metro Investment Report, monthly publications covering, respectively, land use and infrastructure in Southern California.

As a freelance writer, Josh has contributed to Next American City, InTransition magazine, Planning Magazine, Sierra Magazine, and Volleyball Magazine. Josh also served as vice president of programs for the Westside Urban Forum, a leading civic organization on L.A.'s fashionable and dynamic Westside. Josh also served as editorial page editor of The Daily Princetonian and, briefly, the editor of You Are Here: The Journal of Creative Geography while he studied geography at the University of Arizona. He earned his BA in English from Princeton University and his master's in public policy from Harvard University's Kennedy School of Government.

Josh can often be found gazing from high vantage points wondering what it all means.

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Jun 23, 2014   By Josh Stephens
Jun 8, 2014   By Josh Stephens
May 2, 2014   By Josh Stephens
Apr 20, 2014   By Josh Stephens
Apr 13, 2014   InTransition Magazine
Nov 17, 2013   By Josh Stephens
May 6, 2013   California Planning & Development Report
Apr 13, 2013   By Josh Stephens
Nov 2, 2012   By Josh Stephens
Oct 10, 2012   California Planning & Development Report