Demographic Changes and Implications for Virginia’s Cities, Towns and Urban Counties

Robert Puentes
Robert Puentes Vice President and Director - Brookings Metro

October 20, 2003

This powerpoint by Robert Puentes, presented at the annual meeting of the Virginia Municipal League, describes the general demographic and market trends affecting urban Virginia and how these trends are affecting cities and urban counties. It also presents a new agenda for how these places can be more competitive, and what this means for state policy.

View the complete presentation (PDF —2.9 MB)

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