Build big without wasting billions

(New York Daily News, 10/23/2017) New York is at the cusp of a major infrastructure building boom, but an obsolete New York statute from the 19th century called the Scaffold Law has already wasted $200 million on one project — the new Mario Cuomo (Tappan Zee) Bridge.

Philip K. Howard on MetroFocus

(MetroFocus, 10/6/2017) The push to build another railroad tunnel linking New York and New Jersey may hinge on support from the White House.  Will the President get on board? Or will the gateway tunnel get stuck at the station?  We talk to Philip K. Howard, the chair of Common Good for the answers.