April 2004

April 30, 2004

USC's Keston Institute Encourages Fresh Look At State Transportation Finance And User Fees

A report prepared for state Secretary of Business, Transportation & Housing Sunne McPeak on shoring up the state's infrstructure financing.

April 30, 2004

California Should Follow Texas' Lead For Financing Transportation Infrastructure

Robert Poole, Director of Transportation Studies at the Reason Public Policy Institute, addresses the need for California to look at alternative financing vehicles for transportation projects.

April 30, 2004

New GM Of L.A.'s Bureau of Sanitation Opines On City's Unheralded Mission: A Landfill-Free City

A conversation with Rita Robinson about the challenge of closing L.A.'s landfills by 2020.

April 30, 2004

Whither Governor Davis' Cabinet Officials? Nichols Joins UCLA's Center For The Environment

Former Calfiornia Resources Secretary Mary Nichols opines on her legacy and the environmental challenges facing the Schwarzenegger administration.

April 30, 2004

SCAQMD Struggles To Bring the Region Into Compliance (Conformity) With Federal Mandates

Dr. Elaine Chang discusses the struggle to keep the greater L.A. metropolitan area in compliance with federal air quality standards.

April 30, 2004

Another Base Closure in Metro Los Angeles In 2005? BRAC Targets The Los Angeles Air Force Base

With the LA Air Force Base facing closure, the fight is on to keep the valuable Space and Missile Systems Center in the South Bay. Joe Aro explains.

April 30, 2004

Rail-Volution September Conference To Showcase Southern California's Livable Communities

Los Angeles prepares to put on display its livable communities. Metro's CEO Roger Snoble articulates the mission and significance of Rail-volution, to be held in Los Angeles in September 2004.

April 30, 2004

Port Of Long Beach's John Hancock On Balancing Economy & Environment

The President of the Long Beach Board of Harbor Commissioners discusses the challenge of maintaining one of the world's busiest Ports in one of the world's fastest growing regions.

April 30, 2004

Former State Finance Director On State Budgets Past, Present & Future

Former state senator and finance director Steve Peace discusses the state's current fiscal challenges, the prospects for comprehensive structural reform, and California Today.

April 30, 2004

Mayoral Candidate Hertzberg Unveils A Vision for City of L.A.

Los Angeles mayoral candidate Bob Hertzberg lays out his vision for a new and revitalized L.A.



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