At the June 7, 2023 Bloomington City Council meeting, the Director of Public Works delivered a report on the condition of streets and sidewalks. The council relies on reports from department heads when overseeing the budget, but Director Adam Wason’s report seemed designed to mislead them into believing that our sidewalks do not need resources.… Continue reading Our sidewalks are in good condition!??
Guest post by Pauly Tarricone, member of the Bloomington Bicycle and Pedestrian Safety Commission and MAAA-MPA Candidate at Indiana University, O’Neill School of Public and Environmental Affairs I had the distinct privilege of attending the Strong Towns National Gathering this past week in Charlotte, North Carolina. The message of Strong Towns is simple; the predominant development… Continue reading Stronger B-Town: Takeaways from the Strong Towns National Gathering