Creative Financing Could Help Cities Like Portland, Maine, Integrate Asylum Seekers and Tackle Other Challenges
Several hundred asylum seekers—most fleeing violence in Central Africa—arrived in Portland, Maine over the summer.
Reclaiming vacant properties is a complex problem requiring collaborative approaches.
Greater Birmingham's Red Rock Trail System is supported by a diverse group of national and local organizations.
Placemaking can encourage investments in communities through targeted economic development.
Hospitals and health systems are acknowledging the importance of stable housing on health outcomes.
The Pritzker Traubert Foundation seeks to support revitalization projects on the South and West Sides of Chicago.
This myth enables apathy and maintains the nation’s status quo of too many people experiencing homelessness in an affordable housing crisis.
How can local leaders help align public and private investments for the good of the entire region?
Evidence-based policymaking can help leaders meet policy goals by focusing public funding on programs that work and fostering deeper understanding of constituents’ needs.