December 2013 Better! Cities and Towns
In this issue, Editor Rob Steuteville digs deep into the financial benefits of compact cities and towns, pulling from a new report from the EPA. The former Mayor of San Antonio Henry Cisneros pens an article arguing that live/work/play districts that appeal to new economy workers are critical to America's future.
The CNU update includes big news: John Norquist, the esteemed President and CEO of CNU, is stepping down in July of 2014 after CNU 22 in Buffalo, New York. Read about John's significant influence over a decade helming the organization, and read an op-ed authored by him explaining how federal policies have forced developers to "build high to qualify."