08 January 2017

YIMBY YES! Can We EXPAND OUR SHARED VISION for Mesa?

It's time to get out of the fog with a clear vision for the future and think "outside-of-the-box" here and NOW ...
City government and certain people just can't wrap their heads around mixed-use housing for long-entrenched NIMBY sentiments.
Meet Diana McIver, president and CEO of DMA Cos., an affordable housing developer based in Austin, Texas.

She explains the importance of mixed-income housing, what she looks for when siting a development, and how she responds to the increasing amount of NIMBYism.

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How a new aristocracy's segregation puts stress on society

Less than 8 minutes U can find out about a new caste system here in America where secluded enclaves of housing create more of a class divide...