California

June 5, 2003, 10am PDT
Political insider Dan Garcia discusses Los Angeles Mayor Hahn's plan to redesign Los Angeles International Airport.
The Metro Investment Report
June 5, 2003, 5am PDT
Light rail proponents say Orange County's projected growth will turn the freeways into "crawlways." But is light rail the right solution?
Orange County Register
June 4, 2003, 2pm PDT
Author and urban planning commentator Bill Fulton announces his candidacy for a Ventura City Council seat.
The Los Angeles Times
June 4, 2003, 6am PDT
Irvine, the prototypical Southern California surburb, is finding it's urban soul in a mixed use downtown.
The Los Angeles Times
June 3, 2003, 12pm PDT
Tustin Legacy is the largest reuse of obsolete space and will include townhomes, detached homes and paired homes.
The Los Angeles Times
June 3, 2003, 5am PDT
An 85-acre, $150-million sports center in Carson, CA, is a new concept in sports center entertainment.
The Los Angeles Times
June 2, 2003, 12pm PDT
What do you do when the worst and largest substandard housing development in the region sits on sovereign Indian land, and has become commercial.
The Los Angeles Times
June 2, 2003, 8am PDT
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.
California Planning and Development Report
June 2, 2003, 6am PDT
Is light rail better than busses, or just more expensive? The Los Angeles Times investigates.
The Los Angeles Times
June 1, 2003, 11am PDT
Anaheim has come of age -- and in many respects epitomizes the transformation of southern California.
The Christian Science Monitor
May 31, 2003, 7am PDT
The Playa Vista development in Los Angeles is a case study in how environmental groups can be coopted by industry.
AlterNet
May 31, 2003, 5am PDT
Transit researchers at the University of California, Berkeley, publish an assessment of the potential of a Bus Rapid Transit (BRT) demonstration project.
University Of California, Berkeley
May 30, 2003, 2pm PDT
A columnist goes off the deep end in reporting on the San Luis Obispo's planning department: "City planning is an oxymoron." [Link corrected.]
San Luis Obispo New Times
May 30, 2003, 7am PDT
Is the plan to build 20,885 homes in Los Angeles a smart economic decision or is it urban sprawl that will worsen traffic congestion?
The San Diego Union-Tribune
May 29, 2003, 12pm PDT
A 25-mile corridor connecting the Sierra Nevada range with the Pacific Ocean north of Los Angeles will be sold to the Trust for Public Land.
The Los Angeles Times
May 29, 2003, 10am PDT
A California TOD study examines state-of-the-practice of transit-oriented development (TOD) in California and across the United States.
California Department Of Transportation
May 28, 2003, 9am PDT
An industrial project could create up to 7,000 jobs but there's a catch. It involves cutting down 1,400 oak trees.
The Los Angeles Times
May 28, 2003, 8am PDT
The largest residential development project in Los Angeles County's history is approved.
The Los Angeles Times
May 27, 2003, 8am PDT
The Navajo Nation asserts that it has rights to water allocations from the Lower Colorado River Basin.
The Los Angeles Times
May 26, 2003, 11am PDT
Riverside, California is the poster child for the state's 60-year transformation from a farming state to a 'sprawling megalopolis.'
The Los Angeles Times