Mondays 120: Not So Self Driving

October 24, 2022

Happy Mondays! This week on Mondays at The Overhead Wire we dive into a number of topics including the hype around self driving cars, the monetary benefits of using parking spaces for more than just cars, recycling whole buildings, and thinking about community input.  We also throw in a little highway talk and parks on top of a Costco.

Below are the links from the news items:

News Items

No self driving cars after $100B invested – Bloomberg Businesweek

New spin on parking spaces during pandemic – Globe and Mail

Recycle a 14-Story Office Tower – New York Times

Office building’s biggest emissions: commuters – Commercial Observer

Calamity of I-277 in Charlotte – Charlotte Magazine

(Overhead Wire Blog on I-277)

Not Everyone Should Have a Say – The Atlantic

The Hidden Costco – Fast Company

Cold seawater to heat Helsinki – Bloomberg CityLab

Bonus Items

LA Overcrowding – Los Angeles Times

Colorado Prop 123 – Next City

Aztec floating farms – BBC Future

Global tax on frequent fliers – Washington Post


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