Building a vast new city on L.A.’s northern edges: A solution for region’s housing crunch?

Tejon Centennial is looking to develop a new large community in Tejon Ranch, where Los Angeles and Kern meets. They believe it will help with the housing shortage in the city. However, there are still some doubts even after coming to an agreement with environmental opposition. “The consequences of that kind of exurban land development are becoming more and more apparent,” said UCLA’s Stephanie Pincetl. “We are not using our urban fabric very well, and instead we jump out to the suburbs or beyond the suburbs.”