Chuck and Rachel discuss Chuck's letter to President Trump and ways to encourage investment in small-scale infrastructure projects instead of big ones.
An infographic about toll lanes vs. tax increases makes some salient points about road funding.
On Monday, we published a letter from Chuck Marohn to President Trump, outlining a plan for responsible, long-term investment in America's infrastructure. This Thursday, join Chuck for an open discussion about that letter.
The gazebo is a talisman designed to suggest a pretty illusion, but reality overwhelmed the dream.
3 articles prove that winter biking and walking can be fun, safe and much easier than winter driving.
A big piece of the infrastructure puzzle is not about the level of government making the investment, it's about the scale of the investment. Here are 5 "small bets" to build better transportation systems in our towns.
Small maintenance projects focusing on below ground infrastructure in old, established neighborhoods have the greatest potential for positive returns.
This week, we covered a range of topics from parking minimums to walking to infrastructure.
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.
This was one of our highest traffic weeks ever. Here's what everyone was reading.