Puts forward a new vision of America’s future: lifts up the challenges that the nation must address to succeed and highlights continued racial gaps and disparities, reviews current and future demographic shifts, and suggests initial steps toward building an equity-driven growth model based on the innovative work being done in communities across the country.| More >
The future of equity has never looked more adorable.
PolicyLink released a new fifteen second public service announcement that ran on the Times Square Jumbo Tron for a limited period of time, in Manhattan in 2012.| More >
This paper contends that the regional equity framework anchors our collective efforts and provides a platform for societal transformation.
It begins by providing a snapshot of regional equity in 2008, then describes how major national and global forces are creating unique challenges and opportunities for achieving equity.
The final section articulates a vision for full inclusion...| More >
Through analysis and practical examples, the paper explores a number of key equity issues that challenge our nation today—from education to transportation to environmental justice—and situates these issues in a regional context.
Opportunities for action are identified and examples of community actors evolving their strategies and tactics to successfully connect their neighborhoods and...| More >
Regional Equity and Smart Growth: Opportunities for Advancing Social and Economic Justice in America
This paper is part of a series sponsored by the Funders’ Network to translate the impact of sprawling development patterns and urban disinvestment on our communities and environment and to highlight the opportunities that could be created by smarter growth policies and practices.| More >