Developed as part of a Smart Growth Implementation Assistance project, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s tool outlines the key components of a smart growth strategy and explains what such a strategy might look like in a specific community.
Strategically Leverage State and Federal Policy
A walkable neighborhood contributes to safe and pleasant pedestrian experiences. Produced by the Partnership for Walkable America, the Pedestrian and Bicycle Information Center, and the U.S. Department of Transportation, the Walkability Checklist helps users evaluate the walkability of their neighborhoods.
Produced by the Welcoming Economies (WE) Global Network and tailored to conditions in legacy cities, this online toolkit includes sample policies, strategies, and programs to unlock the potential of and opportunities for refugees, immigrants, and American-born community members.
Establishing and maintaining affordable manufacturing space for growing small business in one of Pittsburgh’s most distressed communities
An urban revitalization initiative that uses a real-time parcel-level survey and mapping platform to guide its strategic demolition and neighborhood stabilization efforts