Doug Suisman

urban designer

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Doug Suisman on KCRW

Random shootings in public places are causing Americans to grow increasingly anxious about dropping their kids off at school, going to the movies and other normal daily activities.

Will Fear of Random Attack Affect the Design of Public Space?

Random shootings in public places are causing Americans to grow increasingly anxious about dropping their kids off at school, going to the movies and other normal daily activities.

from Design and Architecture

This weekend's CicLAvia connected non-motorists from downtown to Venice beach by clearing one side of the road of cars; and it was the ride's biggest ever, maybe because it offered an…

CicLAvia and Stories from Wilshire Boulevard

This weekend's CicLAvia connected non-motorists from downtown to Venice beach by clearing one side of the road of cars; and it was the ride's biggest ever, maybe because it offered an…

from Design and Architecture

Since the end of World War II, public transit has been a hard sell in
California.    Ronald Reagan  famously
said that the automobile made us free.  
 But don’t tell that to…

Stuck in Traffic, Is There Any Way Out?

Since the end of World War II, public transit has been a hard sell in California.   Ronald Reagan famously said that the automobile made us free.   But don’t tell that to…

from Which Way, L.A.?

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Jollibee   recently announced that West Covina will be the new home of its North American headquarters.

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This weekend, the 48th annual Santa Barbara Old-Time Fiddlers’ Festival features performances, jam sessions, workshops, and competitions at the Stow House in Goleta.

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KCRW invites you to a special screening of Avengers Endgame featuring a special pre-film conversation with award winning composer Alan Silvestri and KCRW's Chris Douridas.

Think of something you love. Something you’re really passionate about; something that, at least in your mind, can either be done right or really wrong. Maybe it’s a sport? Or a recipe?

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Gov. Gavin Newsom has approved more than 800 bills.

from Press Play with Madeleine Brand

Due to Santa Ana winds, gusts in some parts of LA could top 60 mph. Power lines could fall down and spark fires.

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A 6-year-old golden retriever named Max is the mayor of Idyllwild, which is an unincorporated town and has never had a human mayor.

from Greater LA

Producer Bethany Denton wants to know if her meat-eater’s guilt is justified.

from Here Be Monsters

Charles Jencks, architect, landscape designer and prodigious writer, has died at age 80. He made a mark from the halls of UCLA to the hills of Scotland.