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  1. What is the right density for a Strong Town?

    What is the right density for a Strong Town? Think about the most common terms you hear in city planning. Near the top of the list is one that likely comes to mind: density . People often use the term density to reinforce various points. A housi...
  2. How do I start an import-replacement trend in my neighborhood?

    Learn the best way to start an import-replacement trend in your neighborhood.
  3. How can I encourage city leaders to not widen a neighborhood street for cut-through traffic?

    Learn the information you need to encourage city leaders not to widen your neighborhood street.
  4. How do I pitch gradual upzoning to my city as a housing affordability strategy?

    Learn the best way to pitch zoning deregulation and gradual upzoning to your council members.
  5. How can I build a coalition of strong citizens in my town?

    Learn how to find like-minded people near you and build a tribe of people who care.
  6. Where do I find research that supports grassroots community engagement and its benefits to community empowerment and community building?

    Find the best resources that support grassroots community engagement.
  7. Why are building setbacks sometimes undesirable?

    Learn why building setbacks are sometimes undesirable.
  8. 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.
  9. How can I show my fire department that their operations don't or shouldn't require wide lanes?

    Learn the best strategies for helping your fire department understand they don't need wide lanes.
  10. 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.

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