It seems like every city in the U.S. has a plan or a conversation going about building density and walkability back into their downtowns. In 2009, the federal government acknowledged the historic shift back to cities, America's reduction in driving and the need to build vibrant places that are less car dependent with a new, billion dollar sustainable transportation fund.
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GreenCityBlueLake has reported on and advocated for new models in ecological city design for Northeast Ohio for 25 years.
In the past year, thousands of Northeast Ohioans imagined and sketched up how we want this place to look in the future. We participated in the Northeast Ohio Sustainable Communities Consortium (NEOSCC) in the hope that it would devise a plan for sustainable growth.
“Disruptive” certainly describes the reception that ride-share smart phone apps Uber and Lyft have made in cities across the U.S. This week alone, the companies behind the two more popular apps that connect carpooling adults using mobile devices have been simultaneously praised and under attack.
When United Airlines in dramatic fashion walked away from Cleveland and the city’s large investment—from infrastructure to the premium on tickets for “hub” bragging rights—many wondered, are we just the latest to pay the freight for a failing business model? The larger issue may be, what other option do cities have? What does Cleveland do to shore up its economic position—the...
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