Category Archives: Community Design

Rock Springs Named Semi-Finalist for 2018 Great American Main Street Award —

ROCK SPRINGS, WYO. (Aug. 31, 2017) – Rock Springs Main Street has been selected as a semi-finalist for the National Main Street Center’s 2018 Great American Main Street Award. The award recognizes exceptional Main Street communities that excel at comprehensive, … Continue reading

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Soft Skills Are Important to Getting and Keeping Your Job — idaho@work

You graduated… so what? Employers are identifying a trend in their newly graduated employees— lack of soft skills. In particular, personal attributes that allow an individual to interact effectively with other people (i.e. transitional, transferable and foundational skills). Experts have … Continue reading

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Poor Neighborhoods Make the Best Investments — Strong Towns

We can make low risk, high returning investments in our cities while improving the quality of life for people, particularly those who are not benefiting from the current approach. To read the full article, click the link below. Source: Poor … Continue reading

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101 small ways you can improve your city – Curbed

The least you can do to make a big difference where you live. Source: 101 small ways you can improve your city – Curbed This is such a great article.  We can think of several of these ideas that some … Continue reading

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