Alaska Gov. Sean Parnell capitalized on a weather delay at Juneau’s airport on Sunday (11-11-12) to catch a bite in downtown Sitka, at the Larkspur Cafe on the first floor of KCAW’s Cable House. An aide took this picture and put it on the Governor’s Twitter feed. With election season finally over, it’s worth asking Alaska’s chief executive: Is the ketchup bottle half-full?
When you start talking about providing affordability, or low-cost housing, in a community, there’s always a little pushback. Not In My Backyard comes to mind, along with resistance to anyone’s tampering with the open market. Michael Brown, with Burlington Associates in St. Joseph, Minnesota, says CLT’s don’t deserve either. more