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About this blog: I grew up in Los Angeles and moved to the area in 1963 when I started graduate school at Stanford. Nancy and I were married in 1977 and we lived for nearly 30 years in the Duveneck school area. Our children went to Paly. We moved ...  (More)

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The Regional Housing Needs Allocation (RHNA) Process Explained
Aug 14, 2019 3:33 pm
Comments: 20 | Views: 9,258

Every 8 years the state gives each regional planning agency a housing planning target for the number of units needed and affordable at various income levels. Then... More
Democrats are Having the Wrong Debate About Health Care
Aug 3, 2019 12:59 pm
Comments: 48 | Views: 8,234

I agree with Emanuel's thoughts below.

My family and I believe most Americans are more worried about health care costs than access. I watched all the debates... More
Strong Job Growth Continues and Supports the Case for CalTrain Expansion
Jul 28, 2019 10:58 am
Comments: 21 | Views: 5,298


There are many reasons to support the CalTrain expansion plans from the environment to saving time and cost for commuters and the CalTrain contribution to grade... More
What Would it Take to Get Tech Companies to Move Jobs Out of the Region and Is This a Good Idea?
May 18, 2019 1:32 pm
Comments: 35 | Views: 7,713

This is a very popular idea on many Town Square blogs.

Personally I do not support this proposal and I will explain why below.

But the main point of the blog... More
How Can We Fund Below Market Rate Housing for Low and Moderate Income Residents in the Region?
May 13, 2019 2:31 pm
Comments: 35 | Views: 5,435


Most residents agree that the greatest housing shortages are with below market rate housing reserved for low and low/moderate income residents. This is true even... More
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