Tidbits: 40th SF Marathon

The 40th San Francisco Marathon took place today, Sunday, July 23.  I ran the first half of it, which included the stretch across the Golden Gate Bridge and ended in Golden Gate Park.  [The second half of the marathon then looped through the Park and ended up back at the Embarcadero start line.]  What a great experience to run across the bridge (even though it was foggy as pea soup)!  I was able to keep up with the 2:20 pace maker and made through the half marathon finish line at just under that time.  (I am on the left.) My next half marathon will be the re-match race with Professor Frank Wu (Hastings) and Carol Suzuki (New Mexico) at the San Jose Rock’n Roll Half Marathon



Commentary on Sustainable Land Use in Monterey County Hospitality Industry

Here is a nice op-ed piece in the Monterey County Weekly on sustainable land use in the hospitality industry. It was co-authored by my research fellow Laura Davis, who is also a Board member of Landwatch Monterey County.