Metrics for a worthwhile LDC rewrite.
City-owned land should maximize resident happiness.
The City of Austin’s Hancock Golf Course, located in central Austin. Image courtesy of Brandon Tucker.
Austin’s new housing plan restricts housing supply and puts units in the wrong places. Its recommendations will accelerate the carving out of Austin’s current middle-class residents.
The “Go Big” mobility bond will increase the single-occupant vehicle share of Austin work commutes.