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  1. How do I convince my city to remove a car lane for a dedicated bike lane?

    Learn how to encourage your city to remove car lanes for dedicated bike lanes.
  2. How can I show business owners that less parking spaces won't hurt their business?

    Learn how to show business owners that they don't need so much parking.
  3. Why are narrow streets safer?

    Learn why narrow streets create a safer environment for everyone, whether they choose to walk, bike, or drive.
  4. How can I tell if my town is financially strong?

    Take this simple, 10-question test to discover if your city or town is financially strong.
  5. How do I pitch the idea of rezoning residential neighborhoods to allow limited commerce to my city council?

    Learn the best strategies for getting city council to rezone residential neighborhoods for limited commerce.
  6. Why should my city not widen a highway?

    Learn why widening highways will not alleviate congestion in your city or town.
  7. Why are parking minimums bad?

    Learn how parking minimums create a loss in tax revenue for local governments.
  8. How do I talk to my council members about slowing the cars?

    Learn the best strategies for encouraging your council members to slow down cars.
  9.  Understanding the costs and benefits of street trees

    At Strong Towns, we love street trees. They shade sidewalks and streets so people can comfortably walk or ride their bike, increase the value of a neighborhood, and people to drive slower. However, concerned with the infrastructure underneath ...
  10. How can I pitch removing parking minimums to my council people?

    Learn how to convince your council person to remove parking minimums in your city or town.

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