Small and midsized legacy communities: Trends, assets, and principles for action

For more than a decade, Brookings and other experts have recommended increased policy focus on older industrial cities. With their substantial populations (especially in the Midwest), significant clusters of jobs, sustainable infrastructure, and high degree of racial/ethnic diversity, these cities represent important focal points for efforts to close widening gaps in America‚Äôs economy and society. … Continue reading Small and midsized legacy communities: Trends, assets, and principles for action