Durable Growth, Government

Nourishing the seed of civic individualism

Southwest University Ballpark in El Paso

A couple of posts back, I mentioned that I was in the final stages of an annual trip with a pair of good friends. Each year, we pick a different part of the country in which to spend a week moseying about, enjoying the minor league baseball and […]

Durable Growth, Government

Job satisfaction limited for city planners

Urban setting in Petaluma

In late May I attended CNU 21, the 21st annual conference of the Congress of the New Urbanism. During my time in Salt Lake City, I spoke several times with a senior planner who was recently hired by a mid-sized suburban city. During one of our conversations, I congratulated him […]