May 2014

May 12, 2014

The Promise of the Obama Administration’s LA Promise Zones

Dixon Slingerland of YPI describes the theory of change behind the Promise Zone initiative and what he hopes it will accomplish in LA.

May 8, 2014

Coastal Land Use Plan Approval—A Victory for Santa Monica Mountains and Zev Yaroslavsky

Zev Yaroslavsky speaks with TPR about Land Use Plan approval for the Santa Monica Mountains coastal area.

May 8, 2014

Clinton Global Initiative Comes To Los Angeles—A Commentary: Dear President Clinton & Mayor Garcetti: Can We Make A Deal?

Mark Gold opines on Former President Bill Clinton’s stance on infrastructure and resiliency.

May 7, 2014

US Cities Leading the Way: Milken 2014 Global Conference

The Milken Global Conference panel “US Cities Leading the Way,” featuring Gavin Newsom and Kathryn Wylde, considers opportunities and challenges particular to the local level.

May 5, 2014

Soboroff on the Nexus of LAPD, Great Neighborhoods, and Great Streets

Police Commission President Steve Soboroff reveals how safe neighborhoods lead to a better Los Angeles.

May 5, 2014

MidAmerican Renewables, Since Launching Two Years Ago, Has Invested $14B In Wind & Solar

Jonathan Weisgall updates readers on the promise of energy imbalance markets and MidAmerican’s role in bringing an EIM to the western United States.

May 5, 2014

LA Councilmember Bonin's Priority—Regional Connectivity to LAX

Councilmember Mike Bonin discusses LAX connectivity in the following TPR interview—part two of two.

April 18, 2014

Austin Beutner on LA 2020’s Suggested Fixes for City’s Economy and Budget Sophistry

Austin Beutner, LA 2020 Commission Co-Chair, explores "A Time for Action" findings.

April 18, 2014

Long Beach Mayor Bob Foster Finds ‘Superficial’ LA 2020's Recommendation to Merge Ports

Long Beach Mayor Bob Foster shares his perspective on merging the Ports of Long Beach and Los Angeles.

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