In this extended short, Dave Amos of City Beautiful takes on the old school classic SimCity from the perspective of a professional planner 20 years later. Along the way, Amos provides pertinent observations of game play versus reality.
Stephen is a professional urban planner in Puget Sound with a passion for sustainable, livable, and diverse cities. He is especially interested in how policies, regulations, and programs can promote positive outcomes for communities. With stints in great cities like Bellingham and Cork, Stephen currently lives in Seattle. He primarily covers land use and transportation issues and has been with The Urbanist since 2014.