Why some small & medium sized communities are successful with economic reinvention and others become ghost towns!
Richard G. Longworth in his book “Caught in the Middle – America’s Heartland in the Age of Globalization” 1,266 more words
Over the past several years, my friend Craig Hullinger, former Economic Development Director of Peoria Illinois, and I have annually surveyed our colleagues in the economic development, city management and the community planning profession asking what they believe are the “most important & biggest trends” influencing their daily work tasks both today and in the coming year. 1,987 more words
Come play, shop, work and live is the calling card of every community. Many make this their logo and seek to brand this “come-on” in the conscious and subconscious mind of everyone. 515 more words