by Josh Stephens and Tatum Troutt on Jul 24, 2023
Gentrification, LA Metro, Los Angeles, Transit
LA Metro's new light rail line runs through the heart of Los Angeles' Black community. Community leaders hope it will serve existing residents without hastening gentrification.
by Josh Stephens on Jun 19, 2023
BART, Caltrain, Housing, LA Metro, Transit, Transit-Oriented Development
Transit ridership may be down -- but transit-oriented development is still moving forward in response to both market forces and the state's policy priorities.
by William Fulton on Sep 26, 2022
Housing, Newsom, Parking, Transit
AB 2097 was celebrated as a pro-housing victory. But debate over the bill highlighted the growing gap between those who believe the market can solve the housing problem and those who don't.
by Josh Stephens on Apr 27, 2021
Housing, North Hollywood, San Diego, Surplus Land Act, Transit
Transit agencies say guidelines intended to encourage affordable housing may actually stifle affordable development.
by William Fulton on Jan 4, 2021
CEQA, Housing, Legislature, Transit
Also on the legislative docket: Bills to restrict development in wildfire areas.