Brown: Why the Rush on West Alton?

Elisabeth Brown, president of Laguna Greenbelt argues that the Orange County Board of Supervisors should not take action on the controversial West Alton Project until related legal matters are resolved. Supervisors are scheduled Tuesday to vote on the matter.

Lopez: Shortsightedness and a Continued NIMBY Culture

A history of inaction, combined with short sightedness on behalf of county leadership has exacerbated the growing homeless crisis in Orange County, argues Michael Lopez, who takes a deeper look at what homelessness looks like, along with some solutions to consider and missteps to avoid. Lopez argues it all begins with holding leadership accountable.