November 2006

November 27, 2006

Senator Boxer Pledges to Secure Federal Funds to Rebuild California's Infrastructure

Poised for an important leadership position in the Senate, Senator Barbara Boxer understands Southern California's mobility challenges.

November 27, 2006

Ocean Water Desalination Emerges as an ‘Option' for California's Water Agencies to Consider

Water policy expert Robert Wilkinson offers an analysis of the prospects for, and hurdles to, desalination in California.

November 27, 2006

Pacific Marine Hopes to Proceed With New Crude Oil Terminal in Los Angeles Harbor

A new crude oil teminal will bolster local supplies and provide environmental benefits, says Pacific Marine's David Wright.

November 27, 2006

Coalition for Clean Air Singlemindedly Navigates California's Legislative Process to Reduce Pollution

CCA's Tim Carmichael explains the challenges to passing environmental legislation in California.

November 27, 2006

With State Bonds Approved, Cleaner Skies & Mobility Are Long Beach's Priorities

Long Beach Councilmember Bonnie Lowenthal reacts to recent plans and bond funds that will help clean up the ports.

November 27, 2006

Metro Plans L.A. Transit Future Aided By Bonds, Unhindered by Consent Decree

Opportunities abound at Metro in light of recent developments, though CEO Roger Snoble's greatest challenge will be balancing the budget.

November 21, 2006

Mayor of Bogotá Looks to Democracy to Repair the Urban Fabric of Cities Rich and Poor

Mayor Enrique Peñalosa recounts the principles that drove the transformation of Bogota, Columbia, into a more functional, livable city.

November 21, 2006

New L.A. Chamber CEO Gary Toebben Wishes to Lead L.A. Business into the 21st Century

L.A.'s business community must unite and lead city to a vibrant, productive future, says Chamber CEO Gary Toebben.

November 21, 2006

L.A. City/County Public Pension Funds Invest in Phoenix Realty's Workforce Housing Developments

Public investment funds are being invested locally to increase Los Angeles' workforce housing stock and revitalize neighborhoods.

November 21, 2006

USC Looks Beyond Ivory Tower to Revitalize & Engage Surrounding South L.A. Communities

With a new arena, new development, and a steadfast dedication to the community, USC is reaching out under the direction of Carolyn Webb de Macias.



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