A Neighborhood Improvement Journal - Spring 2019

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Neighborhood Improvement – Items of Interest

 

We Need Complete Neighborhoods

Imagine being able to accomplish your daily activities — from getting to work to buying groceries — all within a short walk from home

 

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Low-Cost Pop-up Shops Create Big Value

Building off the success of its popular farmers market nearby, the city of Muskegon, Michigan decided to use a similar small-scale approach to create more long-term opportunities for local businesses.

 

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California's housing crunch has turned liberals against one another

On one side are liberals who are against further construction and development; on the other are liberals who want more affordable housing and shorter commutes.

 

 

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How to Start a Neighborhood Work Group

Sharing the work with my neighbors is the way to a sense of community that’s worth a few blisters and is valuable way, way beyond the money we save by helping each other out.

 

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An Encyclopedia of Neighborhoods

Trulia wants to catalog America’s neighborhoods.

 

 

 

 

 

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