Hayward recommends shifting political authority away from local communities where powerful private interests exert control over zoning decisions to regional or metropolitan levels of governance, which could facilitate coalition-building and more inclusive urban planning initiatives.
Kevin K. Gaines
Kevin K. Gaines is Robert Hayden Collegiate Professor of History and Afroamerican and African Studies at University of Michigan’s College of Literature, Science and the Arts.
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“The Common Reader,” Washington University in St. Louis’s Journal of the Essay, explores life and learning during the onset of the 2020 COVID-19 pandemic.