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Will Arizona Ever Climb Aboard The High-Speed Rail System?

High Speed Rail
by in Columnist Spotlight | Green | Tech

Last year, the Obama administration rolled out an ambitious $8 billion program to fund 21st century transportation via high-speed rail (HSR).  U.S. Secretary of Transporation, Ray LaHood, said, “High-speed-rail will be our generation’s legacy.” This bold 21st century vision of new transportation options promises to revitalize the economy, reactivate the manufacturing sector, create millions of… Read More →

Density: Our Ticket To The Green Express

by in Blogs | Green | Legal | Real Estate

Like the spine is to the human body, light rail is the backbone of a thriving urban scene. Density is the fuel that feeds the core. To flourish, density needs zoning code changes and public policies that encourage a vertical mix of commercial and residential uses.