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  • Strong Towns Staff created an article,

    Parks & Public Spaces, Case Studies & Examples

    Bad Benches (and Other Park Problems) Some misguided attempts to enhance the local park in Brainerd, MN, has actually made it a worse place to be. Guerrilla Gardening: How this Strong Towns Group ...

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    Parks & Public Spaces, Top Content

    Delight Per Acre The same design principles behind Japanese gardens can make the building of resilient and financially strong places into a joy, rather than a burden. In Defense of Public Spaces ...

  • Strong Towns Staff created an article,

    Street Trees, Core Insights

    The humble street tree. Don't underestimate the myriad benefits they offer to your community. While most people probably see them as a nice but unnecessary neighborhood feature, street trees can of...

  • Strong Towns Staff created an article,

    Street Trees, Case Studies & Examples

    The Antidote to Powerlessness? Try Planting Street Trees. Discover how this Strong Towns member overcame her feeling of powerless to address an overwhelming struggle in her neighborhood. When "Ea...

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    Street Trees, Top Content

    The Magic of Tree-Lined Streets Whether you care about the environment, property values, public health, or your city’s bottom line, you can make your town stronger by planting trees. When "Easy to...

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    Urban Design, Top Content

    "Delight Per Acre" The same design principles behind Japanese gardens can make the building of resilient and financially strong places into a joy, rather than a burden. "Effective Quarantines and...

  • Strong Towns Staff created an article,

    Urban Design, Case Studies & Examples

    "Lessons from the Streets of Tokyo" An urbanist abroad discovers that Tokyo faces many of the same challenges as U.S. cities—off-street parking, pedestrian safety, utilizing space, etc.—but is add...

  • Strong Towns Staff created an article,

    Affordable Housing, Case Studies & Examples

    "Making Room in the New Seattle (Part 1)" A remarkably diverse coalition of activists is moving the needle in Seattle on the question of who—and what—belongs in the city’s neighborhoods. And they’v...

  • Strong Towns Staff created an article,

    Affordable Housing, Top Content

    "The 5 Immutable Laws of Affordable Housing" There’s probably no panacea for housing affordability. Here are five immutable laws of affordable housing that cities must recognize if they want to mov...

  • Strong Towns Staff created a post,

    Strong Towns is hiring a Content Manager and Lifestyle Columnist

    Read about the Content Manager position and apply. Read about the Lifestyle Columnist position and apply.