Author Archives: Charles Marohn

Traditional Development Is a Municipal Gold Mine

Even the most run-down walkable block can be far more valuable than a shiny new drive-thru.

The Conservative Case Against the Suburbs

Unsustainable, government-subsidized sprawl is collapsing under the weight of its own insolvency.

The High Price of Free Parking

An app that allows people to sell street-side parking spots is a market solution to bad planning.

Indiana’s Toll Road Goes Bankrupt

America’s highway system needs more feedback mechanisms, before we build our states into bankruptcy.