As land values in California and San Diego increase, and new development is required to provide open space and storm water mitigation, Mitigation Bankers use distressed and abandoned properties to meet offset requirements for new developments. This appears to be a great idea if implemented properly, along side reviewing agency and neighboring owners. http://www.kpbs.org/news/2015/feb/12/mitigation-bankers-see-profit-converting-developed/
We’d be in trouble if we brought these grades home. Quick read on the nations report card for infrastructure. Via WIRED.
Isn’t this why we all got into construction? To build amazing things? Our sandcastles never looked like this, probably because we couldn’t operate this machinery. We love how they take it all down at the end. The music is riveting too! Via Youtube.