Meet the Citizens Who Helped Decide Their City’s Budget—and Got Better Buses, Benches, and Crosswalks - Yes! Magazine
Greensboro, North Carolina, is the first Southern city to give citizens direct control over a slice of public spending.
5 New American Rail-Trails | EarthShare
When the rail-trail movement was in its infancy in the mid-1980s, there were approximately 250 miles of open rail-trails. Today, there are more than 22,000 miles, and more than 8,000 miles of projects waiting to be built. Here are five new projects.