UC Santa Cruz needsmore student housing to meet state demands — but places to put the housing are limited. One campus proposal is to build new housing on a beloved meadow covered in wild prairie grasses. It has outraged some on the campus, which takes pride in its harmony with nature.
Amid downtown L.A.'s luxury apartment boom, Little Tokyo is proposing an affordable housing project that would provide many of its beds to homeless veterans. But the city needs to extend a long-term ground lease in the neighborhood to help the project move forward.