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About this blog: Growing up in Brooklyn, NY I lived in high-density housing and experienced transit-oriented services first hand. During high school and college summers I worked in Manhattan drafting tenant floor plans for high-rise office buildi...  (More)

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Willow-Gate, and Safe Routes to School
Jan 10, 2018 5:22 pm
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I. Willow-Gate

Atherton VC Gary Lauder seems upset, and with good reason. He’s upset at the Willows B & B (Boondoggle & Bottleneck)... More
Santa Cruz Avenue Success Story
Dec 14, 2017 11:05 am
Comments: 6 | Views: 3,806

Last week I stepped into Bistro Vida on Santa Cruz, where owner Ali El Safy and I continued our usual jesting and banter. I’ve known Ali at least 20 years.... More
Can council meetings be more efficient and/or more fair?
Nov 27, 2017 2:14 pm
Comments: 7 | Views: 3,210

A. Bifurcate Public Hearings from Voting Actions

Long-running meetings that may last until after midnight are a disservice to the public, leaving those... More
A New York City Moment
Aug 31, 2017 4:17 pm
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Two weeks ago Susan and I left on an early flight... More
A New York City Moment
Aug 31, 2017 4:17 pm
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Two weeks ago Susan and I left on an early flight for NYC on early in the morning and arrived late afternoon at JFK Airport. We were headed for... More
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