Whether communities are prepared and need high-density projects is not an issue unique to Rosemead. In LA Weekly, a very long story story looks into this issue. There are several comments and points brought up that I have heard through the Rosemead debate. Things like residents who feel the process is not open to the public, or the argument of whether the city can really sustain more housing are addressed.
If you get through the article, I’m sure you’ll spot them, too.