Max Arnell is an urban planner and analyst working with the Council of Community Housing Organizations in San Francisco, and in the Transportation Division of the City of Berkeley. He previously worked for the City of Oakland on the 100 Resilient Cities Initiative and as a teacher in Brooklyn, and currently lives in Oakland, California. More information on his work is at maxarnell.com.
The Bay Area can benefit from a clearer framework for understanding what the housing needs of our region actually are and evaluating how housing production is meeting those needs. A Jobs-Housing Fit is that framework.