Dan Burden, a notable long-time friend of the Michigan Municipal League and co-founder of the Walkable and Livable Communities Institute, has caught the attention of the powers-that-be in Washington, D.C. Tuesday, he was honored with a 2014 White House Champion … Continue reading
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This blog post is a response to the Meeting of the Minds & Living Cities group blogging event which asks, “How could cities better connect all their residents to economic opportunity?” Today’s mobile workforce is highly motivated by a sense of place. … Continue reading
Curb Your Car in Ann Arbor May is the Ann Arbor Area Transportation Authority’s annual Curb Your Car Month and residents are encouraged to walk, bike or take the bus instead of drive throughout the city. As part of the … Continue reading
Throughout the first weekend of May, it is a time to celebrate Jane Jacobs, an inspirational leader among urban thinkers. It is celebrated through an event called Jane’s Walk. These urban walks are locally led walks giving residents the opportunity to … Continue reading