The Metro-Gateway apartment development in Riverside's La Sierra South neighborhood - directly adjacent to the La Sierra Metrolink station - was built as a "transit-oriented" housing development, designed to provide more housing density closer to mass transit.
A controversial bill to increase the number of tall housing developments near transit stops in cities all over California has been amended in response to a chorus of concerns.
KVCR's Ken Vincent introduces report from Capital Public Radio's Randol White
Governor Jerry Brown has signed a package of 15 bills intended to drive down California's high housing costs... but not without throwing a little shade at the people who worked to get the measures to his desk. Capital Public Radio's Ben Adler reports on Friday's signing ceremony.
California's exorbitant housing costs are driving more than half of registered voters to consider moving - and a quarter of them to look at leaving the state. Capital Public Radio's Ben Adler reports on a new poll out today (Tuesday) from U-C Berkeley.
Following the California Legislature's passage of hikes in gasoline and diesel taxes for road repairs, Republican State Assemblyman Jim Patterson recently claimed California would soon have the "highest gas tax in the nation." Capital Public Radio's PolitiFact reporter Chris Nichols checked out that statement by the Fresno lawmaker.