Community Development, General/Other News
News and information on the role that government, small business, the nonprofit sector and philanthropy play in creating healthy and vibrant communities.
Michael Rubinger, president and CEO of the Local Initiatives Support Corporation, writes for CNN about the nation's desperate state of low-cost housing and its critical economic impact.
One type of Montana economic development is more creative than the traditional business promotion model that most communities and businesses undertake.
A creative economic development is...more
Award-winning tax attorney and advocate, Nikki Johnson-Huston, hopes to affect policy change. She talks with Germantown youth of LOGAN Hope School at Tabor Children's Services to share her inspiring...more
An essay discusses the significant roles transport plays in the economic development of Ghana.
Transportation's impact on the economy is conditioned because it grants accessibility and engenders...more
The Department of Veteran's Affairs exposes a staggering number of former female soldiers becoming homeless by the day.
Most of these female veterans now inhabit friends' houses, cars and...more
The Pagosa Springs Community Development Corporation proposes a Town Recreation Center during a community conversation, which will depict a new grassroots, community approach to community and...more
La Crosse mayoral candidate, Tim Kabat, has recently introduced a development plan he has created for the city.
Kabat made cited economic development as the forefront of this plan, expressing his...more
Families and staff of Housing Families, a Malden-based nonprofit organization, visit the State House this week.
The nonprofit homeless advocates connect with homeless and formerly homeless...more
Isle of Wight has allocated $920,000 to fund economic development incentives and grants as part of the county's efforts to attract larger businesses to the county and encourage existing businesses...more