Here's the "can't miss" content from our #MembersMatter week at Strong Towns.
It was an experiment. We were prepared to adapt to feedback and scratch the plan if it failed. But what happened was something more successful than we could've possibly imagined.
One thing I love about working for Strong Towns is the amazing support of our members.
Ferguson is trapped in a cycle of decline, not because of its people or even their poverty, but because it is designed to be that way. Failing suburbs are where the power shifts of our time are concentrating desperation and discontent. Sadly, Ferguson will not be an anomaly.
Chuck shares what it's like to drive four hours to a Curbside Chat and find out that others traveled nearly far just to be there.
3 Strong Towns members from around the world share their favorite thing about the movement.
Here's a refresher on the campaigns we've done so far this year, plus a taste of what's to come.
Our new resource page is all about helping you take concrete action to build strong towns.
If you listen to only one Strong Towns podcast in 2016, let it be this one.
This week, we're inviting you to join a group of pretty incredible people: Strong Towns members around the world. It's a ride we don't think you're going to want to miss out on.
"We cannot have a strong nation without strong, fiscally stable cities, towns, and places."
We're releasing several of our recent webcast recordings. Become a member and you'll get to participate in our upcoming live webcasts.
We believe that the change we seek will occur when a million people care enough to share our message with others, and we know we're not going to get there by flooding your screen with ads or charging you to read our content.
As a general rule, engineers show a conscious indifference to pedestrians and cyclists, misunderstanding their needs where they are not disregarded completely. This is the very definition of gross negligence.
Nearly every day, Strong Towns is mentioned in the media. That momentum is exponentially multiplied thanks to social media shares from our readers and members.
Just imagine an America where everyone has heard the Strong Towns message.
"At Strong Towns, there's this recognition that we're all coming from different backgrounds, but we all recognize we share these principles. We're all co-participants in this process. The objective is not to train a cadre of city managers to run towns; it's so much more than that." - Seth Zeren
We're excited to announce our newest book, which you, as a member, will receive a free copy of.
We're pleased to see the Strong Towns message gaining momentum. Here are some stats on our recent growth.