UCLA Luskin Center for Innovation to analyze street-level cooling strategies

June 29, 2020

new grant from the California Strategic Growth Council will fund a UCLA Luskin Center for Innovation analysis of micro-scale, or street-level, interventions to reduce heat for pedestrians and transit riders at bus stops and other streetscapes.  

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V. Kelly Turner (assistant professor of urban planning and associate director of the Luskin Center for Innovation) will lead the project, which aims to empower disadvantaged communities to design cost-effective cooling solutions.  Read more from UCLA Luskin