Don Weden suggests we will have a hybrid of suburbs and urban builds with “islands of density.”
Talking about Prescriptions for Santa Clara County
Don Weden talks about way we can make Santa Clara 3.0 better than 2.0 (what was developed after World War …
What about the Project at Vallco in Cupertino?
Don Weden discusses the proposed mix-use project at Vallco in Cupertino.
Rising Sea Levels and Water Shortages
Don Weden discusses approaches for dealing with rising sea levels and limited water supplies.
Transportation Is Tied to Land Use
Don Weden points out the interdependency between land-use and transportation.
Have These Ideas Been Presented to City Planners?
Are cities doing a good job of educating the populace about the changing demographics? Don Weden suggests that planners engage …
How Can Cities React Better to Changing Technology?
Don Weden discusses how Silicon Valley cities can do a better job of integrating the very technologies that are developed …
Good Reference Books
Don Weden discusses good reference books regarding urban planning
Reaction to San Jose’s Urban Village Plan
Don Weden provides his impressions of San Jose’s Urban Village plan
Scattered versus Concentrated Urban Density
Don Weden discusses scattered versus concentrated (e.g. urban village) densities that are urban.