Reece Martin talks about the challenges that transit projects can face by some community interests who may oppose aspects of a project. Martin specifically looks to Toronto and Seattle as examples of this problem in North America.
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.