Mott Smith

Civic Enterprise

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Mott Smith is a co-founder and principal of the planning and development firm of Civic Enterprise, and a member of the boar of directors of the Council of Infill Builders. He was appointed by Mayor Eric Garcetti to a "working group," to rethink parking in Los Angeles.

Mott Smith on KCRW

State senator Scott Wiener has taken the fight over housing to where it hurts: single family neighborhoods.

Will SB 827 smash local control of development?

State senator Scott Wiener has taken the fight over housing to where it hurts: single family neighborhoods.

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LA housing as a game of musical chairs

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Angelenos will vote next week on Measure S, which restricts development in the city for two years.

Breaking Point: Housing, density and the future of LA

Angelenos will vote next week on Measure S, which restricts development in the city for two years.

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