Valerie Warren: Changing How We Do Budgeting

Valerie Warren: Changing How We Do Budgeting

Valerie Warren has a lengthy history of working to make her community better. These days she is working to help implement participatory budgeting practices in Greensboro and across the South. Participatory budgeting is an innovative way of better engaging the public...
Ryan Swanson: Playful Places are Better Places

Ryan Swanson: Playful Places are Better Places

Ryan is the Founder and Executive Director of Urban Conga, a design firm focused on reintroducing play into urban environments. They have been able to do some really innovative work in parks in Tampa and beyond. It is fascinating to hear him touch on how play is...
Lynn Richards: Enabling Communities to Engage

Lynn Richards: Enabling Communities to Engage

Lynn Richards, the President and CEO of the Congress for the New Urbanism, joins us this week to share some of her wisdom and experience. She has a wealth of experience in how to engage with communities in a way that empowers them to better themselves. CNU is one of...