The impetus behind the freeway within a freeway concept is given and it is to stitch together livable and walkable communities within Santa Clara County. Creating a corridor within a freeway is more than improving mobility, as it is also about improving land-use and reducing environmental footprints. This is a long-term project that will require vision and persistence among politicians, public agencies and the citizenry.
The way we live will change over the long and even short-term and we are starting to see the changes with the so-called sharing economy and services like Getaround. Autonomy will also change everything and Pyle talks about the WNAC panel on that topic that featured professors Shannon McDonald and Alain Kornhauser.
Patrick Kennedy’s findings regarding how to create housing that affordable are given.