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Dr. Linda L. Day is an emeritus Professor of City and Regional Planning, Cal Poly -- San Luis Obispo, CA, a faculty member of Walden University. She published "This House is Just Right: A Design Guide to Choosing a Home and Neighborhood.
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Dr. Linda L. Day is an emeritus Professor of City and Regional Planning, California Polytechnic State University -- San Luis Obispo, CA, a contributing faculty member of Walden University, a planner, and an author who writes about cities. She received her Masters in Architecture from the University of Wisconsin - Milwaukee and her Ph.D. in Urban Policy from the Maxwell School of Syracuse University. Dr. Day has taught political science, public administration, and city planning. She has published two books, journal articles, and blog posts. Dr. Day served on the Architectural Review Commission of the City of San Luis Obispo, California for four years, where she evaluated building and site design. Dr. Day recently published "This House is Just Right: A Design Guide to Choosing a Home and Neighborhood," a homebuyer's guide to choosing a higher density home in a location that is connected to job and activity settings by transit.

Recent Posts

Blog post
6 days ago
Since its inauguration in 1975, San Francisco’s United Nations Plaza has not served its intended purpose.
Linda Day
Blog post
March 6, 2017, 7am PST
The developers of San Francisco’s Transbay Transit Center say it has the potential to change travel patterns in the region and land use in the neighborhood, as did New York City’s Grand Central Terminal. How realistic is this promise?
Linda Day
Blog post
August 31, 2016, 2pm PDT
Enhanced infrastructure finance districts allow regional cooperation on infrastructure investment and economic development.
Linda Day
Blog post
June 24, 2016, 6am PDT
A case study of Vallejo shows how the city is continuing revitalization efforts without the powerful tools provided by its former redevelopment agency.
Linda Day
Blog post
August 31, 2015, 8am PDT
Building on its physical assets, city planners are succeeding in efforts to bring vitality to the Uptown district in Oakland, CA by supporting new housing development and enlivening what was once a preeminent arts and entertainment district.
Linda Day
Blog post
June 3, 2015, 2pm PDT
Planners can use building codes and design review to protect city apartments from internal and external sources of noise.
Linda Day