Episode 29: Housing in Space!

July 8, 2019

This week we’re doing a solo show! We talk about a lot of things including housing, Portland’s potential subway, and Oregon’s zoning change.


This week we review some of the news from the previous few weeks.


Oregon votes to legalize duplexes: Sightline Institute

California to sue cities that don’t plan for housing: Curbed

Considering a subway for Portland: Portland Oregonian

Odds and Ends

EVs in Europe required to make noise: Smart Cities Dive

Volkswagen worries about traffic collapse: Forbes

100 years of planning trees could reduce emission: National Geographic

Story of the Week

Supreme Court could consider inclusionary zoning – Intercept

Property rights claims gain momentum – Route Fifty

Trump wants to deregulate zoning – Curbed

Quayside plans released – New York Times | Wired

Millennials can’t buy a house – The Atlantic

Puppies and Butterflies

Crazy hail storms in Mexico – NPR


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