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Webinar: Emergency Stabilization and Economic Recovery Recommendations

Virtual Event

The economic collapse brought on by the spread of COVID-19 has necessitated urgent action to protect our economy. With a $2 trillion emergency stabilization package already approved, Congress and the administration will continue developing other economic recovery legislation over the coming weeks and months. It should prioritize safety and increase access to jobs and other ... Read more

Safe Streets in American Cities: How Complete Streets Laws are Creating Stronger Communities

Virtual Event

Join CityHealth and the National Complete Streets Coalition, a program of Smart Growth America, for a webinar to discuss their new report on Complete Streets policies in American cities. The report shows that cities across the country are adopting Complete Streets policies that allow residents to safely walk, bike, drive, and take public transit around ... Read more

What Does Equity in Smart Growth Really Mean: A Conversation Between Calvin Gladney and Andre Perry

Virtual Event

Join the Smart Growth Network as Calvin Gladney, President and CEO of Smart Growth America and a national thought leader on equitable and sustainable community revitalization, and Andre Perry of the Brookings Institution and author of Know Your Price: Valuing Black Lives and Property in America’s Black Cities meet in a virtual forum to discuss smart ... Read more

Driving Down Emissions: Transportation, land use, and climate change

Virtual Event

With transportation accounting for the largest share of carbon emissions in the U.S., we will never achieve ambitious climate targets or create more livable and equitable communities if we don’t find ways to allow people to get around outside of a car—or provide more housing in places where that’s already an option. Our new report, ... Read more

Webinar: Arts & Transportation Rapid Response

Virtual Event

Join Smart Growth America's Arts & Culture team to learn about the Arts & Transportation Rapid Response initiative. Hear from the artists and agencies who worked together to design and implement projects that address COVID-related transportation challenges and longstanding inequities. Artists and agency staff will share the unique challenge they faced, how they approached the ... Read more