A New Idea to Fight Silicon Valley Sprawl

http://www.governing.com/topics/transportation-infrastructure/gov-transit-silicon-valley-sprawl-apple-google-headquarters.html?AMP

isolated corporate campuses plopped down in the ‘burbs, which drive up housing costs and force many workers to endure hours-long commutes.

The real problem, according to many experts, stems from suburban housing policies that prevent dense development near job centers. And it’s certainly true that housing and zoning laws in Silicon Valley suburbs have made it difficult for all but the richest tech workers to live near their jobs.

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