Tag: National Journal

Cover Story: Why Cities Work

From the National Journal, By Michael Hirsh The Nation’s Future Depends on Its Cities, Not on Washington To avoid Detroit’s fate, cities need to turn back the clock. City-states will be the future of the global economy. The residents of Minneapolis-St. Paul suffer, collectively, from a serious insecurity complex. They’re always talking about how no one knows … Continued

04.06.13: Your Morning Buzz

Can U.S. Defenses Cope With North Korea’s Missiles? [youtube http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Qd1qR66gcLQ&w=560&h=315] The High Five Paranoid Parking – Mayor Charlie Hales’ plan to change rules on big apartments has everyone fired up. Lessons From Silicon Valley’s ‘Downtown’ – How best to revitalize downtown urban centers in the wake of the sweeping suburbanization of the past half century? It’s a big … Continued

03.22.13: Your Morning Buzz

Cabela’s store slated to anchor Nyberg Rivers development [youtube http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=S3u0XnA9ftw&w=560&h=315] The High Five John Ludlow, Tootie Smith launched shake-up without telling colleagues – Half an hour after John Ludlow and Tootie Smith were sworn in as Clackamas County commissioners, they walked into the office of the county’s head administrator and – without consulting the other three … Continued

01.10.13 Your Morning Buzz

[youtube http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ifOF0eSD9nU&w=560&h=315] ELGL News and Notes Join ELGL: Students (free), individuals ($20), and organizations ($250) Newest Members: Brianne LaVoy, Product Manager Robin Franzen Parker, City of Gresham, Senior Manager Upcoming Forums: January 15: Bill Wyatt, Port of Portland Executive Director January 17: City of Eugene, Triple Bottom Line Decision Making January 29: ELGL Central Oregon Meet Up … Continued

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