Chuck is heading to Wisconsin for a Curbside Chat tonight and then to give Transportation in the Next American City tomorrow. Exciting opportunity to share our message. Here's the most current schedule of upcoming events, including Alabama next week.
April 9-10 - La Crosse, WI
April 14-15 - Birmingham, AL
April 24-25 - Stevens Point, WI - Half day training session, AICP Credits will be offered - Register Here
April 28 - Dallas, TX - Curbside Chat
April 30 - Dallas, TX - Member Appreciation Event - More details to come to Strong Towns Members by email
May 13 - Fargo, ND - Curbside Chat
May 14 - Grand Forks, ND - Curbside Chat
May 19 - Hays, KS - Curbside Chat
May 21 - Lewiston, ME - Conference Keynote
June 17 - Boston, MA - Conference Keynote
June 18 - Denver, CO - Strong Towns on Tap
June 23 - Detroit, MI - Conference Panel
June 30 - Des Moines, IA - Conference Keynote
In case you missed it this week...
This week's episode features Chuck Marohn, Rachel Quednau and Nolan Gray, and the topic is affordable housing and strategies for creating more of it.
A new housing program in Milwaukee, WI tries to get foreclosed homes quickly rehabbed—and loses something in the process.
A Strong Towns member and college professor uses the Strong Towns Strength Test to help his students examine their communities with a critical eye.
Despite growing repair needs and the ever-more-apparent futility of addressing congestion through road expansion, the U.S. still spends vast sums of money to build new highways and widen existing ones.
Picking my son up from school in a car would undoubtedly be quicker with less effort on my part. But the benefits of walking outnumber the challenges.
A new ordinance completely removes developers’ legal obligation to provide off-street parking in Buffalo, NY.
Three simple tactics could expand affordable housing options in Lexington, KY and other midsize cities like it.
Chuck and Rachel chat about recent articles which have garnered a ton of attention on the internet over the past week. They also discuss the non-partisan nature of Strong Towns.
The adaptive reuse of historic buildings makes dollars and sense, and translates into tangible economic benefits.
Social justice concerns are an acceptable motive for collective action, but they don't free us from the requirement that our infrastructure investments make financial sense.
Every year in our household—like a lot of people—we make new years resolutions. This year we wanted to try something a little different.