Peter Pan City Planning and Fairy Dust Incentives

In an Arizona Republic opinion column a couple of days ago, Robert Robb brilliantly analyzes the current land-use planning philosophy that has pushed aside all common sense throughout the metro area: Phoenix banks on Peter Pan theory of Millennials. Among Robb’s observations: I believe urban form and government infrastructure should maximize the living preferences of […]

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2015 in Preview, and New Year’s Resolutions

I didn’t hear much talk around New Year’s Day this year about resolutions. There was a distinct anti-resolution mindset for the past few years, but I didn’t even see much of that this year. Do I “believe in resolutions?” I think the onset of a New Year is a good opportunity to review what’s important. That […]

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Bobki Obamafield

Once again, the nation takes note of how stupid we are in Arizona, courtesy of the “Arizona Free Enterprise Club.” AFEC’s dark money mailer targeting Scottsdale City Councilman Bob Littlefield (now running for AZ state legislature in District 23) caught the eye of the Washington Post. The Post gave it a fair amount of attention in […]

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