Why Old Style Cities are the Future of California

Cities for People—or Cars? | The American Conservative.

“Modern development represents not just a step backward in sophistication but an abandonment of complexity in favor of systems that are efficient, orderly, and dumb.”

Civil engineer Charles Marohn explains why the quest for the post-modern city is a step in the direction of not only sustainability, but durability, livability, and genuine community.

In doing so he offers a blueprint that no state needs more desperately than California, and no city more than Los Angeles.

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Author: David Wolf

An adviser to corporations and organizations on strategy, communications, and public affairs, David Wolf has been working and living in Beijing since 1995, and now divides his time between China and California. He also serves as a policy and industry analyst focused on innovative and creative industries, a futurist, and an amateur historian.

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