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Posts in category “Zoning”

How We Subsidize Suburbia

Federal intervention—not the free market—made sprawl the way we live today.

Posted October 20th, 2017

Don’t Blame Lack of Zoning Laws for Houston Floods

Too much asphalt—in roads and parking lots—is responsible for more devastation.

Posted September 1st, 2017

What Cities Can Learn From the Victorian Era

A lack of regulation led to public-health concerns, but also produced great neighborhoods and innovations.

Posted August 25th, 2017