The "Great Streets San Diego" blog recently covered One Paseo with their article, "What to do with One Paseo?" (follow link.) The blog writers are big supporters of Smart Growth and Urbanism, yet, they concluded that this really isn't a great location for this development, and it won't do much for the walkability of the community. The close with the idea that bigger issues must be fixed to make Carmel Valley less automobile dependent, and that "One Paseo’s marketing of faux urbanism is doing a disservice to all who believe in cities, in good urbanism, in pedestrian oriented development, and in economically, socially, and environmentally sustainable place-making. Make no mistake, One Paseo is an automobile dependent, suburban development that is out of character with its surrounding community."