Working with Waze signals a recognition that, if cities don't involve the company in planning, the app and its users will reshape cities on their own.
Los Angeles has a new master plan that sets ambitious goals for a more sustainable urban future -- and puts the kibosh on grassy lawns.
This article appears in Cities Are Now, the Winter 2015 issue of YES! Magazine.
Los Angeles gave America the modern street gang. Groups like the Crips and MS-13 have spread from coast to coast, and even abroad. But on Southern California's streets they have been vanishing. Has L.A. figured out how to stop the epidemic it set loose on the world?
The timing might seem odd, even self-destructive.
August 24, 2012 - 4:02 pm