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April 29, 2014


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I wouldn't blame Jacobs for scenic easements. Parkways are a Robert Moses thing.

Not specifically, no. But she provided the intellectual underpinning behind the whole mass of regulation that is driving the housing shortage. Moreover, she has become a hero to lefties who really ought to know better.

Jacobs would be appalled at seeing her logic misused to this particular end, one suspects.

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