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A Strong Towns Crash Course

A Strong Towns Crash Course

If you're new to this space, welcome. Here are 5 steps to help get yourself acquainted with our message and our movement.

Why the Traditional Development Pattern Wins

Why the Traditional Development Pattern Wins

The traditional development pattern has tremendous financial upside and limited financial downside. In contrast, the suburban approach has limited financial upside and a downside that can literally go negative.

We Need Productive Growth.

We Need Productive Growth.

Growth is not enough. What America needs is productive growth—growth that builds wealth generation after generation.

The Illusion of Wealth

The Illusion of Wealth

We've created a system that feeds on short-term growth but doesn't account for the long-term costs of that development.

The Savannah Urbanism Series

The Savannah Urbanism Series

Here's a video featuring Chuck Marohn, Joe Minicozzi and Kevin Klinkenberg from an event earlier this year in Savannah. The extended Q&A is a must-watch.

Traditional Development

Traditional Development

The traditional development pattern has tremendous financial upside and limited financial downside. In contrast, our new, experimental approach has limited financial upside and a downside that can literally go negative.

Incremental Development

Incremental Development

Here is our newly released fifth film in the Curbside Chat series, created by Gracen Johnson.

Productive Growth

Productive Growth

This is the fourth video in the Curbside Chat series. Tomorrow we release a brand new video in this series.

The Illusion of Wealth

The Illusion of Wealth

This is the third video of the Curbside Chat series. We're going to be releasing two new videos later this week.