Thank you to everyone who became a member this week. We can't do this without you.
See you back here on Monday when we resume our regular schedule.
This week, we talked about an experiment in Louisville, a dangerous street, and Amazon.
When choosing between a narrow one-way couplet and a large stroad, one-ways get my vote every time.
Increasing affordable housing doesn't have to require millions in public dollars or fancy new construction.
Does Amazon help towns become stronger or less strong? Kea Wilson and Chuck Marohn discuss.
Could legal challenges be a way to fight dangerous road design?
The mental model that says traffic levels are some inexorable natural force like the tides, which must be accommodated or else, is just wrong.
A major corporation bends the will of a city, but this time it’s not to build low-value fast food restaurants or streets wide enough for semi-trucks, it’s to build safer, more walkable streets that will encourage economic growth.
Strong Towns' work on infrastructure spending just got a shout-out on CNBC.
When citizens who care decide to stand up for something they believe in, the built environment affects where they instinctively gather. Does your town have a public place that's ready for revolution?
Hang out with other #StrongCitizens in our free and open online forum.
Apply today to be a debater in our upcoming live debates at the Congress for the New Urbanism in Seattle.
The consequence for minor lapses in judgment shouldn’t be death.
Chuck and Rachel discuss Chuck's packed event schedule including events in Eau Claire, WI and Omaha, NE last week, and one in Wabash, IN this week.
As our fragile economy continues to strain, let’s put our energy into changing the rules of the game instead of wasting time lamenting the outcomes of the current game.
Amazon wants to be your town’s one and only. They might even need to be in order to succeed. Is all that worth what’s in the little brown box?
This week, we discussed highway boondoggles, one-way streets, and how auto-oriented places impact the elderly.
A Strong Towns member heads off on a 31 day train journey across the United States.
Until cities can lower the cost of building affordable housing, they'll never be able to create enough of it.
Rachel Quednau interviews Matt Tyrnauer and Robert Hammond, directors of a new movie called Citizen Jane: Battle for the City.
Strong Towns member Morgan Goodwin serves as mayor of Truckee, CA. In this interview, he shares the way that Strong Towns has influenced his leadership and what he loves about living in Truckee.
My hometown has no need to be embarrassed by what it has to offer. It has a significance, a value, and an attraction all its own, as do so many cities of its size.
If you missed our recent Strong Towns Summit in Tulsa or want a recap of what happened, we've got 7 new videos for you.
If big developers keep snatching up huge plots of land in my city, I may never own a home. But if land is sold in smaller increments, that means more opportunities for small developers and home owners.