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July 26, 2016

CARB’s Mary Nichols on California’s Cap-and-Trade Program & Historic VW Settlement

CARB Chair Mary Nichols gives TPR an update on the health of California's cap-and-trade program and comments on the landmark legal settlement with Volkswagen that will fund numerous statewide programs to improve air quality.

July 26, 2016

Affordable Housing’s Elephant In The Room: Operating and Preserving Multi-Family Housing

John Given sits down with TPR to discuss the need to preserve and create long-term affordability in the operating rental housing market and his vision of putting 20 percent of LA’s existing housing stock under mission-driven control over the next 10 years.

July 26, 2016

Chief Technology Officer Peter Marx’s Exit Interview: Led on Digitally Connecting LA

Peter Marx, outgoing Chief Technology Officer for the City of Los Angeles, joined TPR for an exclusive interview that discussed his work on digitizing cities, recode.la, and transforming local governments with open data.

July 22, 2016

Long Beach Civic Center: Lessons Learned From A Successful Public Private Partnership

Amy Bodek and Jeffrey Fullerton shared details and lessons learned from the innovative public-private partnership that built the $520-million Long Beach Civic Center project.

July 22, 2016

Mike Silvey & Kelly Candaele on IronWorkers Local 433 & Today's Construction Economy Jobs

Mike Silvey, business manager of Ironworkers Local 433, and Kelly Candaele, a former LA Community College District trustee, join TPR to discuss the advancements in apprenticeship programs and building technologies.

July 19, 2016

PACE Program Scaling to Help Finance Energy Upgrades

Cisco DeVries, CEO and President of Renew Financial LLC, joins TPR to discuss the impact of PACE financing for energy-efficiency and renewable energy improvements on private property.

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