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October 10, 2016

Case Study of When City Planning Fails: Beverly Hills Development To Be Decided By Voters—Again

Measure HH in the City of Beverly Hills' November election sets a precedent for ballot-box planning, as TPR sits down with Beverly Hills Hilton hotel owner and initiative leader Beny Alagem.

October 10, 2016

Renata Simril’s Presidency of LA84 Builds and Expands Upon a Great Legacy

In advance of the LA84 Foundation Summit on October 27, CEO and President of the LA84 Foundation Renata Simril joins TPR to talk about the impact of youth sports and LA 2024's bid.

October 10, 2016

Former Pittsburgh Mayor Opines on LA City’s Lack of Leadership in Planning LA 3.0

Former Mayor Murphy shares stories of how he shaped Pittsburgh through strong partnerships, investing in the city's future, and through thinking about how to create a new generation of jobs.

September 27, 2016

LA Supervisor Hilda Solis: Sustainability & Climate Adaptation Must Engage Low-Income Communities

Los Angeles County Supervisor Hilda Solis opines on the impact of environmental justice and including low-income communities at the California Adaptation Forum. She discusses her recent efforts to get funding to begin to clean up the contamination caused by the Exide battery recycling plant.

September 27, 2016

Grid 2.0: Santa Monica Funded to Plan a Neighborhood-Scale Microgrid

The City of Santa Monica has been awarded $1.5 million by the California Energy Commission to plan and permit a microgrid at their City Yards location, spurring a transformative upgrade to the enclave's energy infrastructure.

September 27, 2016

CEO Art Leahy Has Rebuilt & Reinvigorated A Safe, Service-Oriented Metrolink

Metrolink CEO Art Leahy provides an update on his agency's organizational efforts after taking the reigns in April 2015.

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