During the summer of 2013, my husband and I took a very uncharacteristic vacation to a spa in Scottsdale, Arizona. I say “uncharacteristic” because a spa in the desert at the height of summer would not normally be at the top of our list of vacation destinations.Continue Reading A Wall, No Matter How Pretty, Is Still…a Wall
At one time, Los Angeles had the backbone of a great transit system. Today, it does not! Why not?
Yes, this is my autographed copy of the High Cost of Free Parking!
I had the pleasure of serving on a panel with one of my professional crushes, Donald Shoup, Continue Reading It’s Official, I’m a Parking Groupie!
San Diego – “They took all the trees
And put them in a tree museum
And they charged all the people
A dollar and a half to see ’em
Don’t it always seem to go
That you don’t know what you’ve got
Till it’s gone
They paved paradise
And they put up a parking lot” – Joni Mitchell, Big Yellow Taxi, 1970. Continue Reading Demolition and Paving Downtown for Surface Parking Continues