Category Urban Planning and Architecture

Rock Star or Comedian? Donald Shoup Takes His Parking Show to Berkeley | Streetsblog Los Angeles

Rock Star or Comedian? Donald Shoup Takes His Parking Show to Berkeley | Streetsblog Los Angeles. Who should be behind the removal of Parking minimums for new construction, parking meters, and funneling revenue back into neighborhood services? everyone : Liberals, because “it creates opportunities for new public spending.” Conservatives: “It relies on markets rather than […]

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San Francisco’s Class War, By the Numbers — The Nib — Medium

Via: San Francisco’s Class War, By the Numbers — The Nib  — Medium.

Half Abandoned: Twin Townhouses Tell Two-Sided Stories | Urbanist

Half Abandoned: Twin Townhouses Tell Two-Sided Stories | Urbanist.

Mapnificent – Dynamic Public Transport Travel Time Maps

Mapnificent – Dynamic Public Transport Travel Time Maps. “Shows you areas you can reach with public transport in a given time” Using Google’s GTFS API for Google Maps and GTFS Data Exchange  

Architect Uses Shipping Containers to Expand Cottage Into a Family Home

Architect Uses Shipping Containers to Expand Cottage Into a Family Home. I love the shipping container as home idea, but if you’re into something a little more on the nostalgic side, there’s always the 1930/1940s Maison Demontable (2) (not to be confused with the Buster Keaton Movie)

CLUI : Urban Crude

The Center For Land Use Interpretation. Urban Crude: The Oil Fields of the Los Angeles Basin A gorgeous online exhibit of the Oil Fields  of the Los Angeles Basin. If you have ever biked, walked, or driven slowly through Wilshire’s La Brea Tar Pits – Home of the Natural History Museum’s Page Museum, you have […]