Building Livable Communities
A Leadership Forum
Saturday, December 13, Burlington, VT -- Co-hosted by the city of Burlington and AARP, join us to learn how elected officials and staff from New England and New York State communities have forged innovative approaches to creating great places to live that sustain economic growth and improve the quality of life for residents – of all ages.
Workshop: State Preemption of Local Authority
Understanding the Trend and Strategies for Action
Tuesday, November 18, Austin, TX -- State governments have increasingly taken it upon themselves to overrule local ordinances and actions on a variety of labor, health, safety and environmental issues. Join us to discuss this growing trend of state preemption.
Urban Freight Transportation
Low Cost Measures to Reduce Negative Impacts
Freight transportation is a critical element of both our national and local economies. Yet, it creates a number of challenges. The strategies in this report can help cities meet their transportation challenges while promoting just, healthy, and sustainable freight practices.