Central Valley regional director for the California High-Speed Rail Authority
Central Valley regional director for the California High-Speed RailAuthority
The Tehachapi Mountains are “effectively a wall that divides the state and has divided the state throughout its whole history,” says Joe Mathews, Connecting California columnist.
Jan. 1, 2019from Design and Architecture
California’s biggest infrastructure project is a high-speed rail network that would connect San Francisco, the Central Valley and Los Angeles, bridging communities cut off by the…
Feb. 13, 2018from Design and Architecture
From immigration raids and the census to the Mueller report to concerns about the looming federal debt limit. The national news just doesn’t seem to stop these days.
Jul. 17from KCRW Features
In its zeal to oppose President Trump at every turn, California risks becoming that the thing that it fears.
Aug. 15from Zócalo's Connecting California
Laverne is small city that doesn’t covet the spotlight, but it’s found one anyhow with its embrace of a novel development tool.
Jun. 6from Zócalo's Connecting California
When longtime Apple chief designer Jony Ive announced he was jumping ship, markets shook. How much is good design worth?
Jul. 2from Design and Architecture
There are a lot of ideas in Sacramento for addressing California's housing crisis, but state lawmakers may lack the necessary experience to make informed decisions.
Jun. 27from Zócalo's Connecting California
The House and Senate are looking into Facebook’s plan to launch a currency called Libra. Neither side of the political aisle trusts Facebook, believing it's too big.
Jul. 16from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
Maybe it’s too much for one state agency to oversee everything from power delivery and wildfire prevention to railroads and phones.
Aug. 1from Zócalo's Connecting California
The Annenberg Space for Photography's new exhibit, "Contact High," pays tribute to some of hip-hop’s greatest stars in all their glory and behind the scenes.
Jul. 16from Greater LA
A national museum celebrating Korean-American heritage is one step closer to reality, with new funding announced this week and new renderings from LA-based Morphosis Architects. The…
Aug. 8from Design and Architecture