Steven Higashide

Steven Higashide

Steven Higashide is an urban planner, director of research at TransitCenter, and the author of Better Buses, Better Cities. His writing has appeared in the Los Angeles Times, Urban Omnibus, and Planning & Environmental Law.

A photo-illustration of a county map of the U.S.

I Used This Map to Find a Happy Childhood

I was haunted by painful memories of growing up. But when I started tracking every county I’d ever visited, I found a better way of seeing my past.