5 Most Popular Stories This Week (June 18-22, 2018)

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1. The Other Affordable Housing Option

by Connor Nielsen | June 20, 2018

In Minnesota, two cities made entirely of trailer homes show us a different model for affordable housing — one that’s been successfully operating for decades.

2. Running government like a business

by Charles Marohn | June 18, 2018

Run your city with business principles, just don’t run it with business values.

3. Want a city that works for people of all ages? Take these 3 steps.

by Rachel Quednau | June 20, 2018

These steps will make it a whole lot easier for people to age in place.

4. 3 Lessons in People-Centered Transportation from the First U.S. City to Completely Eliminate Parking Minimums

by Rachel Quednau | June 18, 2018

Hartford got rid of parking minimums. So can your city.

5. 4 Urban Lessons from a Cross-Country Music Tour

by Pierce Turcotte | June 20, 2018

On April 9th, I left my home near Kansas City with my bandmates and embarked on a month-and-a-half long tour across the United States…

(Top photo by Mark Hessling)