Monthly Archives: August 2012

Conserving Treasured Landscapes for Prosperity in Posterity: Sheridan County, Wyoming

This case study was researched and written by Parrish Bergquist, NADO Research Foundation Graduate Fellow. In Sheridan County, Wyoming, residents with widely divergent political views can usually agree on their profound affection for the land. Conservatives and liberals alike appreciate...

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NADO Recognizes 2012 Innovation Award Winners

NADO Recognizes the 2012 Innovation Award Winners For 26 years, NADO’s Annual Innovation Award program has honored members who have had significant and positive impacts on their regions through innovative approaches to problem solving and program delivery.  We are pleased...

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Vibrant Rural Communities: Lewistown, Pennsylvania

This case study was researched and written by Parrish Bergquist, NADO Research Foundation Graduate Fellow. In the mid-1990s, Tom Grbenick with the SEDA-Council of Governments (SEDA-COG) received a call from a banker who wanted to discuss revitalizing downtown Lewistown, Pennsylvania....

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New Search of RDO Websites

Organizations seeking information about their peers can use a Google Custom Search of all regional planning and development organizations. Access the search tool here. If your organization’s website does not appear to be included or the URL has changed, please...

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Tribes and Sustainable Development Workshop Materials

On July 26-27, 2012, NADO Research Foundation hosted a workshop with a small group of HUD Sustainable Communities Initiative grantees working in tribal communities. This workshop was designed to build the capacity of grantees working with tribal nations to develop strong...

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