LA Times: How to make Los Angeles More Affordable and More Livable

LA Times: How to make Los Angeles More Affordable and More Livable
July 24, 2016 Peter

TLA TIMES 07.26here is no easy answer for the housing affordability crisis in Los Angeles. But embracing growth rather than fighting it can create a city for everyone, not just the most fortunate among us. For much of the last 40 years, planning in Los Angeles has been guided by the idea that growth is bad, that more people mean more congestion, pollution and social ills. The city has emphasized “downzoning” — reducing the number of units allowed to be built on properties — to actively curb growth.

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