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January 16, 2019 
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The Value of Livable Communities
All towns, cities and neighborhoods want to be vibrant, engaging and livable. The AARP Roadmap to Livability: Economic Development Workbook illustrates how livability principles benefit people, places and prosperity.
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Teaming Up to Support Growth — State and local governments can work collaboratively with businesses by improving regulatory processes while ensuring key protections. Source: The Pew Charitable Trusts ►
Successful Cities Benefit Rural Places — The authors of the report Why Rural America Needs Cities argue that “rather than see rural America as existing in isolation from urban centers, or characterize the two sets of communities as locked in a zero-sum game for economic growth, we should recognize that rural America’s economic success is linked with that of America’s cities.” Source:Brookings ►
Grown-Ups Need Crossing Guards Too — A business-improvement district in lower Manhattan has hired “pedestrian safety managers” (also known as “pedestrian safety and sanity managers”) to help people of all ages cross the neighborhood’s traffic-congested streets. Source: The New York Times ►
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