From the East Bay Express: “The lack of urban growth in Berkeley and in parts of Oakland … has contributed to suburban sprawl and long commutes… The truth is we just can’t afford suburban sprawl anymore.”
July 1, 2009
Global warming is changing far more than just the climate. It’s altering the way environmentalists view development. For years, city dwellers who consider themselves to be eco-conscious have used environmental laws and arcane zoning rules to block new home construction, especially apartments and condominiums.