A podcast for community builders. Discussing ways to grow financially resilient, resource-conscious, and people-friendly cities.
Infrastructure funding! – with Jim Proce
Jim Proce, City Manager for the City of Anna, Texas, joins the show to talk about all things infrastructure funding.
Are We Doing This Right? // Sidewalks Edition
We're back with another 'Are We Doing This Right' episode, taking a look at the humble sidewalk.
'Smart growth' and fiscal sustainability
We talk about Smart Growth America's fiscal sustainability research and its implications for communities of all sizes—with Chris Zimmerman, Jeri Mintzer, and Michael Rodriguez.
Reflecting on 40 years of growth in North Texas – with John Lettelleir
John Lettelleir on the explosive growth of Frisco (TX), the recent rejection of the Plano (TX) 2015 comprehensive plan, and navigating the challenges that come with managing growth.
Building a culture of fiscal sustainability – with Noel Bernal & Helen Ramirez
Noel Bernal and Helen Ramirez, the city management duo from Brownsville, Texas, discuss fiscally sustainable decision-making and leadership team building.
Are We Doing This Right? // Budgeting Edition
We turn the attention of our 'Are We Doing This Right?' series to local budgets, how they’re made, and the outcomes they produce.