Tuesday, December 23, 2008
CAN OBAMA CREATE AN FDR- STYLE PUBLIC WORKS NATIONAL PROGRAM?
Reading this blog essay, A Federal Stimulus for Public Parks, in tandem with dwelling on the Fourth Turning scenario described by Howe and Strauss, and targeted for this era, regarding a resurgence of civic pride in times of economic crisis - seen in the FDR era - has given me a feeling of anticipation. But we shall see. The blog, Going Coastal, has this fine piece out today: http://goingcoastal.wordpress.com/2008/12/23/a-federal-stimulus-for-city-parks/