Headlines: The Future We Await Is Here
The city of the future is one with way less parking
Fast Company, November 29, 2018
What else could we do with Los Angeles’s 100 square miles of surface parking?
The US housing boom is coming to an end, starting in Dallas
Wall Street Journal, November 26, 2018
Home prices soared in recent years, while mortgage rates also climbed. Is the end of the bubble near?
Climate change is already here, and heat waves are having the biggest effect, report says
CNN, November 28, 2018
More people than ever are vulnerable to heat exposure globally, and numbers are rising, according to The Lancet Countdown on Health and Climate Change.
How we built our way into an urban flooding epidemic
Slate, November 29, 2018
Rainwater is taking its toll on metropolitan America—but how do we measure it?
Local News & Around the World
Perspective: Abandoning a floating ship
Finger Lakes Times, November 27, 2018
Cutting resources to the Geneva, New York Office of Neighborhood Initiatives is a return to “business as usual,” before the upswing Geneva has experienced in recent years.
Evans Farms developments ‘new urbanism’ attracting residents
The Columbus Dispatch, November 25, 2018
After two years in construction, a 1,200-acre residential and commercial development in southern Delaware County prepares to welcome its first residents.
The WSJ hones in on Collin County to illuminate the sputtering housing market
D Magazine, November 26, 2018
Local summary and analysis of Wall Street Journal article noted above.
Madrid bans polluting vehicles from city center
The Guardian, November 30, 2018
The ban, which goes into effect today, will greatly relieve pressure on pedestrians.