Plus: A Case for Walkable Parking
February 14, 2018
Livable Communities Newsletter
Tool Kits & Resources
Can an Entire State Be Age-Friendly?
New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo believes it can. That’s why his is the first state to join the AARP Network of Age-Friendly Communities.
LEARN ABOUT THE ‘ALL POLICIES’ PLAN
Does Two Make a Trend?
It just might! By enrolling Massachusetts, Gov. Charlie Baker has made his state the second to join the AARP Network of Age-Friendly Communities.
READ THE ANNOUNCEMENT
Communal Living Isn’t Commune Living
— There are at least 150 cohousing communities in the United States today, with lots more in the works. Many are multigenerational.
The New York Times
A New Life for an Old Mall
— To reuse an existing space and stave off suburban blight, a South Carolina county is moving many of its government offices and core services into a dying shopping center.
NACo County News
How to Create Walkable Parking
— And, by doing so, build less parking and avoid parking excess.
Nominations are still being accepted for three categories of the
U.S. Housing and Urban Development Secretary’s Awards:
Historic Preservation, Healthy Homes, and Public-Philanthropic Partnerships. The deadlines are fast approaching.
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