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Ashtabula County Can Learn from Duluth, Minnesota

Ashtabula County can learn from Duluth. Read on.

Reprint from the International Economic Development Council

ED Now Feature: In Duluth, a Distressed Neighborhood Gets a New Lease on Life… 919 more words


Wildlife and Brownfields

Yesterday, Saturday 7th March, I went along to the Staffordshire Invertebrate Fair at the Staffordshire University Science Centre in Stoke.

We arrived at about 11.30 and attended the first talk which was given by Dr Sarah Henshall from BugLife all about the importance of Brownfield Sites for Invertebrates which was very interesting and a real eye opener. 864 more words

Seenkompass Leipzig: a macro conversion from open-pit mines to lakes

A total of 42 new lakes will be created by flooding closed open-pit mines and will create a seascape with about 174 km² water surface, especially in the south of Leipzig. 136 more words

Environmental Sociology

About the Portfolio: From Brownfields to Development Opportunities

Today’s topic is one that is very important in the world of economic development and urban planning, but not well understood outside of those realms.  When I worked for the Local Initiatives Support Corporation (LISC) in Indianapolis last year, one of our primary concerns as a community development organization was the the decline of the urban core of the city.   1,179 more words

Economic Development

City developing strategy to turn old gas stations into housing, offices

WATCH ABOVE: The city examines options for cleaning up and developing unused parcels of land formerly occupied by gas stations

REGINA – You’ve likely walked or driven past them – plots of land in the heart of Regina that are sitting empty. 328 more words