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Cobb County: Addicted to Growth

Cobb County: Addicted to Growth

Why do places like Cobb County, Georgia keep spending more and more, while their municipal budgets go further and further into the red? This week at Strong Towns, we’re going to dig into the tale of Cobb County: a poster child for the Ponzi-scheme approach to growth.

A Bridge Over Muddled Waters

A Bridge Over Muddled Waters

In times like this, where we're asking cities to innovate and to do more with less, we should be adding tools to the local government toolbox, not removing them.