September 2005

September 30, 2005

With ‘An Idea, An Ear, and a Smile,' Nick Bollman Leads CCRL and California's Regional Movement

West Sacramento Mayor Christopher Cabaldon offers insight into a powerful idea and an inspirational leader.

September 29, 2005

B of A's California President Calls for Cooperation, ‘Reinvention' in Effort to Provide Housing

Bank of America California President Lynn Pike affirms that California can reach its potential only when it can provide good housing for all its residents.

September 29, 2005

Sen. Lowenthal & BTH Sec. McPeak Lay Out Plans to Move Goods

Two leaders from different branches of California government discuss their common goal of maintaining California's dominance in international trade without sacrificing quality of life.

September 29, 2005

Why Infrastructure Matters: The Need to Invest in Infrastructure

Director of the USC Keston Institute Richard Little explains what California and its policymakers can learn from Katrina.

September 29, 2005

CalTrans District 7 Prioritizes Scarce Dollars on Infrastructure for Increased Mobility

L.A.-area CalTrans Director Doug Failing explains the agency's strategy for comating congestion and spending its share of the recent federal transportation bill.

September 29, 2005

The Greening of a Utility: Nichols Seeks Innovation, Conservation from DWP

As one of the region's biggest utilities, the LA DWP has the chance to make an enormous impact on LA's environment. New board chair Mary Nichols wants to make sure that it's a positive one.

September 29, 2005

Akron Mayor Don Plusquellic Endorses Mayors Being More Responsible for Public Schools

An outspoken critic of the divide between city governments and school boards, Akron Mayor Donald Plusquellic has devised creative solutions to allow the city to tend to its children.

September 29, 2005

VA Report Opens Door to ‘Reuse' of Veterans Administration West LA Campus

Despite fervent public opposition, the Veterans Administration is yet again discussing ways to capitalize on its West L.A. campus; community leader Flora Gil Krisiloff explains.

September 29, 2005

LA/Ventura KB Home Endeavors To Keep Up With Region's Explosive Housing Demand

As KB Home pushes out into the far suburbs, it is also entering the urban infill market to offer a variety of lifestyles and homes.

September 29, 2005

The Planning Center Instructs Schools On How & Where to Build

The Planning Center offers guidance to the many school districts comply with school-building regulations and to build better, more effective schools in the process.



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