California

May 15, 2003, 12pm PDT
The Ventura County Grand Jury commended the city of Thousand Oaks for finding a place for day laborers to wait for work and offered some suggestions to improve the site.
Ventura County Star
May 15, 2003, 9am PDT
A $9.6-billion modernization plan for Los Angeles International airport has all the makings of a typical planning disaster.
The Los Angeles Times
May 14, 2003, 1pm PDT
A 19-pound racing bike goes up against a Range Rover for a 15-mile commute to work in the Bay Area. Guess who arrived first?
San Jose Mercury News
May 13, 2003, 1pm PDT
The incidence of cheating in carpool lanes is on the rise, despite a $271 fine.
San Jose Mercury News
May 13, 2003, 9am PDT
In name of safety, a California town tries to ban parolees.
The Christian Science Monitor
May 12, 2003, 10am PDT
Daniel Libeskind, the winner of the World Trade Center design competition, received a standing ovation at the American Institute of Architects convention in San Diego.
The San Diego Union-Tribune
May 12, 2003, 9am PDT
Two developers plan an environmental 'cow utopia' in the desert, where farmers live in condos powerered by methane from animal waste.
The Los Angeles Times
May 10, 2003, 5pm PDT
A rogue real estate company with a record of controversy "accidently" destroys last standing building in Los Angeles' historic Bunker Hill area.
Eastern Group Publications, Inc.
May 9, 2003, 1pm PDT
David Abel and Rick Cole explain why California has to come to terms with California's broken Prop. 13.
The Los Angeles Times
May 9, 2003, 12pm PDT
UC Davis' proposed University Neighborhood will be the second largest of its kind in California.
California Aggie
May 9, 2003, 6am PDT
Toyota's new building complex is the largest ever to receive a Gold Level Certification from the U.S. Green Building Council’s Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design.
GreenBiz
May 8, 2003, 1pm PDT
Alice Beasley of Erickson, Beasley, Hewitt & Wilson LLP offers a legal introduction to takings law in Western City Magazine.
Western City
May 7, 2003, 6am PDT
The failure of EBay to sell small California towns casts doubts on the online real estate auction model.
The Los Angeles Times
May 6, 2003, 7am PDT
For the fourth year in a row, California experiences population growth that exceeds the half-million mark.
The Los Angeles Times
May 6, 2003, 5am PDT
San Francisco is converting empty office buildings left over from the dot-com boom into housing.
The San Francisco Chronicle
May 5, 2003, 9am PDT
What happens when Native American tribes operating on sovereign land begin planning a casino?
The Los Angeles Times
May 4, 2003, 3am PDT
The California Jackson Demonstration State Forest experiment in sustainable forestry has been an economic success. But is the policy driven by the wrong incentives?
The Los Angeles Times
May 2, 2003, 12pm PDT
The $3.5 billion battle plan to extend San Francisco International Airport runways appears to be dead.
The San Francisco Chronicle
May 2, 2003, 8am PDT
Civic leaders and the University of Southern California roll out a new urban policy "action plan" for Southern California.
University Of Southern California
May 2, 2003, 7am PDT
Robert Poole of the Reason Foundation argues in support of devolved powers for transportation planning and for user fees to support new projects.
The Metro Investment Report