Livable Communities

Articles and postings focusing on different ways in which we can plan for more livable communities for all our citizens.

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Where Am I? The Power of Uniqueness

What’s the value of uniqueness and community identity? That’s the question ULI analyst — and long-time Planning Commissioners Journal columnist — Ed McMahon addresses in his dynamic 17-minute TED Talk.

Young bike rider in Sartell, Minnesota

Coming Full Circle

Antia Rasmussen concludes her series of articles on the small city of Sartell, Minnesota, with an update on “Old Blue” and a report about her encounter with some thoughtful fourth graders.