Professional Reports 2008-2009


The Impact on Light Rail on Economic Development in the City of Montebello
Student:Mike Stiefvater
Faculty Advisor: Professor Luis Suarez-Villa
Client: Kimberly Yu, Metropolitan Transportation Authority

The Solar Tipping Point: The Road to Ubiquitous Adoption
Student: Jennifer Schwab
Faculty Advisor: Professor Rodolfo Torres
Client: Steven Fechheimer, Sierra Club Green Home

City and School Partnerships: Strengthening the Community of Moreno Valley with a Joint Use Agreement
Student: Melissa Soto
Faculty Advisor: Professor Rodolfo Torres
Client: Moreno Valley Unified School District

Toward Sustainability Through Land Use
Student: Olivia Young
Faculty Advisor: Professor Martha Feldman
Client: Peter Templeton, Principal, Templeton Planning Group

Understanding the Relationship Between Public Transportation Ridership and Gas Prices: Evidence from a Nationwide Study
Student: Alyssa Young
Faculty Advisor: Professor Joe DiMento

Creating, Administering and Overseeing Owner-Occupied Affordable Housing in Orange County
Student: Linzie Wood
Faculty Advisor: Professor Joe DiMento
Client: Ken Mutter, Neighborhood Housing Services of Orange County

Artesia Pilar Community Asset Mapping: Identifying Local Assets and Resources
Student: Jeri Joss
Faculty Advisor: Professor Joe DiMento
Client: Iliana Soto Welty, Orange County Human Relations

Planning for Cyclists Caltrans District 3
Student: Jahmese Myres
Faculty Advisor: Professor Marlon Boarnet
Client: Bruce de Terra, Caltrans District 3, Office of Planning and Local Assistance

Regional Habitat Conservation Planning
Student: Satkirtan Carruth (Khalsa)
Faculty Advisor: Professor Martha Feldman
Client: Jeffrey Opdyke, San Diego Zoo Conservation Research Center

California's Water Shortage: A Comprehensive Overview of the Water Crisis in Southern California
Student: Michael Mills
Faculty Advisor: Professor Marlon Boarnet
Client: Liana Foksheneaunu, NEXTEP Consultants

Irvine Guideway Demonstration Project
Student: Malancha Ghosh
Faculty Advisor: Professor Marlon Boarnet
Client: David Chow, IBI Group