Fresno is moving beyond its agriculture roots, transforming itself from the inside out, taking strands from its past, present, and future to build a new kind of California urbanism. The city has the bones upon which to construct an appealingly Californian city, but more importantly, it has the conditions that make living there an attractive proposition: affordable housing, short commutes, new jobs, and a vibrant art and food scene.
Come See California’s Future: In beautiful Fresno
Aris Janigian was born in Fresno. He has written poetry, architecture criticism, and four novels; was a contributing writer for West, the Los Angeles Times Sunday Magazine; and currently posts for thenervousbreakdown.com.
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Aris Janigian; Come See California’s Future: In beautiful Fresno. Boom 1 March 2016; 6 (1): 102–107. doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/boom.2016.6.1.102
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