News

February 22, 2018

Los Angeles Pros Preach Smart Governance to Achieve Smart Cities

VX2018 convened smart city leaders Brian Swett (Arup), Amanda Daflos (City of LA), Miguel Santana (LA County Fair Association), LA Controller Ron Galperin, Michael Kelly (LA Coalition), and Rick Cole (Santa Monica) to discuss strategies for using data and building public-private partnerships.

February 22, 2018

White House’s “Jump Ball” Infrastructure Financing Plan: Unpacking Its Impact on Water Projects

Adam Krantz, CEO of the National Association of Clean Water Agencies, contextualizes the White House's Legislative Outline for Rebuilding Infrastructure.

February 20, 2018

Judge Harry Pregerson’s Civic Vision Left Indelible Legacy on L.A. & U.S. Justice System

In memory of Judge Pregerson, who passed away in late 2017 at 94 years old, TPR presents a compilation of memories of the incomparable judge who spent a half-century shaping Los Angeles and providing entire generations of leaders with a moral compass to follow.

February 20, 2018

California’s Affordable Housing Crisis: A Supply & State Efforts Update

Along with other housing leaders, California Housing and Community Development DIrector Ben Metcalf provided an update to Senate Bill 35 implementation at the recent UCLA Ziman Center Affordable Housing Symposium.

February 20, 2018

Lessons Learned From 2017 Disasters in Mexico City, Houston & California

At VX2018, global resilience leaders convened to share their experiences dealing with 2017 events such as Hurricane Harvey and the Mexico City Earthquake.

February 13, 2018

Ziman Center Panelists on Prospects to Address LA’s Housing Supply & Affordability Challenges

At a recent symposium on affordable housing supply, finance and homebuilding experts weighed in on the increasing cost of building affordable housing.

February 13, 2018

LA Supervisor Barger Opines on Affordable Housing: Less Regulation, More Market Investment (Not Rent Control) to Spur Supply

Sup. Barger provides an overview of LA County's housing efforts one year after the passage of Measure H.

February 13, 2018

LA's 2028 Olympics Already Catalyzing Transformative Infrastructure Investments

The push to accelerate infrastructure for the 2028 Games promises business and development opportunities over the decade to come.

February 13, 2018

George Minter on Natural Gas’ Foundational Role in a 100% Clean Energy Economy

At VX2018, George Minter provided an energy outlook that contextualizes the debate around natural gas as a critical part of the renewable energy mix going forward.

January 23, 2018

Governor Brown & CARB Chair Nichols on California's Climate Leadership 

At the recent CARB 50th Anniversary celebration, the Governor and Mary Nichols opined on the progress of the past half-century, opportunities for a low-carbon economy, and challenges of the climate crisis.

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