Outgoing Los Angeles Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa on Tuesday signed his final city budget next to an enormous ficus Tuesday, whose trimming became exhibit A for symbolizing a touted surge in city services.
In an article for the Medford Transcript, Fred Laskey brings up an energy-saving method many may not have heard of, yet would find hard to refuse:
What would cities in the future look like? Of the 100 images depicting cities of tomorrow selected by design website Hongkiat, only a handful feature greenery; in fact, not all of these “green futures” feature gardens, lawns, or trees prominently. The rest were inclined towards tall buildings and intricate architecture, like things straight out of […]