Browse by Tag: rural-urban

  • Issue Brief: Creating Opportunity and Prosperity Through Strengthening Rural-Urban Connections

    Posted on: June 3rd, 2015 by Brett Schwartz

    Metropolitan and rural America are highly connected and interdependent. To succeed, metropolitan America needs a healthy and sustainable rural economy and culture, and in turn rural America needs vibrant, well-functioning cities and suburbs to thrive and flourish.

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  • Upcoming Webinar (7/24): Strengthening Rural-Urban Connections to Support Competitive Regions

    Posted on: July 8th, 2014 by Brett Schwartz

    (https://www2 NULL.gotomeeting NULL.com/register/519443570) Though geography, politics, and demographics often result in “rural” and “urban” communities being thought of as distinct and unrelated places, current economic and social realities reveal that an effective framework for understanding urban and rural is through...

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  • Rural-Urban Connections Workshop Materials (Omaha, NE)

    Posted on: May 20th, 2014 by Brett Schwartz

    On May 15-16, 2014, the NADO Research Foundation hosted the workshop “Strengthening Rural-Urban Connections to Support Competitive Regions” which brought together participants from HUD Sustainable Communities grants (http://portal NULL.hud NULL.gov/hudportal/HUD?src=/program_offices/economic_resilience) and EPA technical assistance projects (http://epa NULL.gov/smartgrowth/) in a collaborative...

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