Critiques of Opportunity Zones

For info about Opportunity Zones: See also: Donald Trump’s Opportunity Zones initiative, which was created as part of the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act of 2017, aimed to […]

Community Anchors

Community anchors play a role in attracting people, increasing economic activity, and catalyzing further investment and revitalization efforts. Image Credit

STL & Rustbelt Cities

What American Rustbelt Cities have done the best job of equitable redevelopment after decades of population loss, loss of tax base, and aging infrastructure and deteriorating housing stock? Several American […]

20th Street Transit Route

Dream for a moment of a North City transit route along 20th Street, connecting various neighborhoods and serving as a transportation corridor for residents, NGA commuters, and showcasing stunning landmarks […]

ART: Arterial Rapid Transit

Arterial Rapid Transit (ART) and Bus Rapid Transit (BRT) are both forms of high-capacity bus systems designed to provide efficient and reliable public transportation. While they share some similarities, there […]

City Re-Build

Rebuilding a rustbelt city with declining population, high crime, and ample free land for development requires a comprehensive strategy that addresses various aspects of urban revitalization. Here’s a step-by-step approach […]

Unhoused in STL City

St. Louis, being a major urban center, has residents without access to shelter or housing. Various organizations and agencies in St. Louis work together to provide shelter, food, medical assistance, […]