Touristification on Lisbon has been swift, leaving many locals to wonder how they fit in with the city. With the global rise of tourism, how should cities balance tourism with people who live or want to live in them?
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.