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November 14, 2018

Information Powers Montana - Montana Library Association - From the Mountains to the Prairies :

November 6, 2018

Today's TED Talk -Why I have coffee with people who send me hate mail:

November 4, 2018

Can You Curate a Town? Even Walmart wants to bring back ye olde Main Street.:

October 30, 2018

Bigfork, Montana: a little town with big plans:

October 29, 2018

20 Under 40: Recognizing outstanding young Butte community members :

October 26, 2018

Can Colorado Save America? It's impossible to drive across the state and not be reminded of the boundlessness of American potential. :

October 24, 2018

Missoula County Seeks Feedback On Future Land Use Vision:

October 21, 2018

Today is the last day to complete the survey - Missoula City-County Community Needs Assessment:

October 20, 2018

What's your vision of downtown Missoula in 10 years?:

October 15, 2018

Put Your Dog on a Leash - or What kind of a dog owner are you?:

October 14, 2018

CBS Sunday Morning - Unlocking the wonders of Tiny Doors ATL:

October 14, 2018

Here Are the 'Great Places in America,' According to Planners:

October 9, 2018

Here Are the 'Great Places in America,' According to Planners:

October 6, 2018

Community-Based Planning: A Case Study:

October 3, 2018

Missoula Downtown Master Plan Update - 10/18 - Missoula:

September 27, 2018

Denial No More: Bozeman's Boom Is Coming At A Steep Cost To People, Community:

September 26, 2018

Creating inclusive smart cities:

September 24, 2018

HeForShe Invites Men - and People of All Genders To Stand In Solidarity With Women To Create A Bold, Visible and United Force For Gender Equality:

September 21, 2018

Plans to annex 3,200 acres west of Missoula move forward - Disappearing Farmland: Small-towns Trade Farmland for Residential Development:

September 21, 2018

Rule Makers, Rule Breakers: How Tight and Loose Cultures Wire Our World - Author Michelle Gelfand on Morning Joe:

September 18, 2018

Tell Us Something - "It's Complicated" Your Community, Your Stories. - 10/2 - Missoula, Montana:

September 18, 2018

Entrepreneurs talk future of Bozeman's Midtown:

September 17, 2018

Can Mark Zuckerberg Fix Facebook Before It Breaks Democracy?:

September 12, 2018

Why we're building a social network supported by people, not advertisers:

September 11, 2018

9/11 - The Sounds of Silence - Never Forget:

September 1, 2018

The Unbearable Sameness of Cities:

September 1, 2018

Denial No More: Bozeman's Boom Is Coming At A Steep Cost To People, Community:

August 30, 2018

A unique opportunity to host a Vietnamese Entrepreneur Focused on Social Justice & Technology in Missoula, Montana:

August 29, 2018

Cars And Coffee - Bring Your Classic Or Just Come To See The Cars - 9/1 - Missoula, MT:

August 25, 2018

Soft Landing Missoula - Special September Supper Club For Welcoming Week- 9/16:

August 24, 2018

Positive Glendive, Montana message gains traction - "I believe in Glendive":

August 23, 2018

Watching a real urban planner play SimCity is incredibly satisfying:

August 12, 2018

The New American Neighborhood:

August 10, 2018

Video - We move to our own rhythm. Find your sense of place here in Missoula.:

August 8, 2018

Survey: People think Native Americans don't exist/aren't discriminated against:

August 3, 2018

How do you want Bozeman to grow? City leaders want to hear from community:

July 31, 2018

One chart that shows how much worse income inequality is in America than Europe:

July 29, 2018

"Cars And Coffee" - 8/4 - Missoula:

July 28, 2018

Missoula the Most 'Unequal' County in Montana?:

July 25, 2018

The Man Showing the Country What Makes Cities Work:

July 24, 2018

Missoula updates historic preservation ordinance:

July 23, 2018

'Tell Us Something' - Calling all storytellers: Live storytelling series coming to Butte:

July 21, 2018

Can community design take the loneliness and angst out of aging?:

July 18, 2018

Missoula earns national accolades for its 'arts vibrancy':

July 18, 2018

City leaders question what's next for Bozeman's future:

July 6, 2018

What drives me:

July 6, 2018

Tell Us Something July Newsletter - A summer of stories:

June 20, 2018

Before we reinvent the economy, we must reinvent ourselves:

June 14, 2018

The 9.9 Percent Is the New American Aristocracy and the End of Opportunity For Everyone Else:

June 8, 2018

Helena mayor to Billings crowd: Know differences between refugees, immigrants, asylum seekers:

June 8, 2018

Missoula Fly-In Looking for volunteers on June 15-16th:

June 6, 2018

Tell Us Something - "Risk" - 6/13 - Missoula, Montana:

May 31, 2018

Missoula Children Map Town In Poems And Images - 6/4 - Missoula:

May 31, 2018

Helena heating up with return of Alive at 5 summer concert series every Wed starting June 6:

May 30, 2018

Missoula's Beloved Out to Lunch & Downtown ToNight Summer Series Launch 13-Week Season June 6 & 7:

May 23, 2018

THREE New Grant Opportunities:

May 23, 2018

What Unites and Divides Urban, Suburban and Rural Communities:

May 23, 2018

Using 'Radical Playfulness' to Bring Communities Together:

May 22, 2018

Missoula leaders look for further input on citizen survey at event tonight 5/22. :

May 22, 2018

Helena moves toward creating downtown Urban Renewal District:

May 20, 2018

Preservation and Innovation on Kalispell, Montana's Main Street:

May 20, 2018

Beautify Butte, Montana a proud Mining City tradition, gets going again:

May 19, 2018

FIVE New Grant Opportunities:

May 18, 2018

At the Human Library, you check out a 'book' and 'read' a fellow human in a totally new way:

May 17, 2018

Speak Your Piece: Building Community through Unlikely Connections:

May 13, 2018

The new magnetism of mid-size cities:

May 13, 2018

Why Young Americans Are Increasingly Moving to Small Towns:

May 12, 2018

TED.COM - A playful solution to the housing crisis:

May 11, 2018

How Cities Are Putting Citizens First:

May 11, 2018

Please Vote Today! - Downtown Great Falls is a semi-finalist "America's Main Streets" contest:

May 10, 2018

Bill Gates says he's 'obsessed' with this new website -- here's why:

May 7, 2018

In West Yellowstone, Montana You Work -- On Problems and Solutions:

May 7, 2018

From the Mountains to Beneath the Streets -- Highlights on Montana's Hi-Line:

May 7, 2018

Video: You Haven't Seen Montana Like This in a While!:

May 4, 2018

When Blue-Collar Jobs Disappear, White-Collar Workers Leave:

May 2, 2018

The Disassociated American Dream:

April 30, 2018

Downtown Master Plan looks to inform the next chapter in Missoula's evolution:

April 25, 2018

Call for stories - Do you have a "Risk" story you want to share? 'Tell Us Something' would like to help you.:

April 24, 2018

Plan for growth: City leaders lay out Bozeman's future:

April 18, 2018

Mapping Bozeman's future: City creates first strategic plan:

April 12, 2018

Open Meeting - "Vision Plan For Historic Uptown Butte" - 4/16 - Butte, Montana:

April 6, 2018

This Startup Lets Neighbors Pool Their Money To Invest In Their Communities:

April 5, 2018

Building a Connected City From the Ground Up:

April 3, 2018

Make Trouble:

April 3, 2018

World Autism Awareness Day offers advice and resources:

March 31, 2018

Two Montana cities competing in Best Main Street in the Nation contest:

March 28, 2018

Bozeman, Montana holds the top spot among the nation's largest-gaining micropolitan areas:

March 27, 2018

Bozeman developers discuss city landscape:

March 26, 2018

Should Billings be more open to business in neighborhoods? Group aims to update planning codes:

March 18, 2018

To grow or not to grow: In Fort Collins, a warning for Bozeman's future?:

March 17, 2018

Helena, Montana wants to be a new destination for engineers after landing a SoFi office:

March 9, 2018

Missoula Design Excellence Project Workshop - 3/20 - Missoula:

March 2, 2018

MCAT - What's Your Vision For Community Media In Missoula? Join A Focus Group, April 3 Or 4:

February 26, 2018

The Dharma of Community Development: Mayor Sees Role as Activating Others:

February 26, 2018

How do we cultivate civility in the midst of conflict? Rocky Mountain College to host lectures :

February 18, 2018

Bozeman must plan for thousands of new residents:

February 14, 2018

SEVEN New Grant Opportunities:

February 12, 2018

FIVE New Grant Opportunities:

February 11, 2018

Out of the shadow: Belgrade, Montana aims to 're-seek' identity amid shifting economy, planning struggles:

February 8, 2018

Kings, queens and in-betweens talk tips and tricks for being fabulous:

February 7, 2018

Kalispell recognized as top retirement destination:

February 6, 2018

"A lot of mayors are interested in social impact bonds" Social programs experiment with private investors who receive 'pay for success':

February 4, 2018

'United We Eat' by Soft Landing Missoula Brings Syrian Cuisine To Missoula Tables:

January 30, 2018

Bozeman leaders return to crafting long-term goals:

January 29, 2018

THREE New Grant Opportunities:

January 29, 2018

Scores of Billings residents discuss overcoming hate following racist, homophobic incidents:

January 25, 2018

UM biz professor Justin Angle launches podcast on "cool people doing awesome things":

January 24, 2018

Informed Citizen Initiative makes media literacy experts available around Montana:

January 23, 2018

FOUR New Grant Opportunities:

January 23, 2018

Police and veterinarian warn about off-leash dogs after woman gets bit:

January 21, 2018

As Missoula grows, ripples hit surrounding cities in sometimes painful ways:

January 17, 2018

Bitterroot Community Roundtable offers a new discussion model:

January 17, 2018

FOUR New Grant Opportunities:

January 15, 2018

Video: "A New Story of the People" - "Nothing in all the world is more dangerous than sincere ignorance and conscientious stupidity." Martin Luther King:

January 15, 2018

Montana 22nd in country for racial integration, 45th for racial progress:

January 15, 2018

Elected officials, businesspeople, advocates meet to discuss homeless problem in Helena:

January 12, 2018

Community conversations spark to find ways to address homelessness in Helena:

January 11, 2018

Give a Day for Democracy - Please Become an Election Judge:

January 9, 2018

All Invited - Special Meeting -- The Future Of Cable TV In Missoula - 2/6:

January 5, 2018

Nominations being accepted for annual 20 Under 40 awards:

January 4, 2018

'Anywhere but here' This teen could be a college basketball star. First she must find a way off this Montana reservation.:

January 4, 2018

Top Fitness Friendly Cities in America - Missoula, Montana Ranks #1:

January 4, 2018

SEVEN New Grant Opportunities:

January 2, 2018

Tell Us Something, Montana's premiere live storytelling event, seeks storytellers!:

December 31, 2017

Grappling with growth, Bozeman to hire affordable housing director:

December 20, 2017

Montana State Parks is now accepting applications for the Montana Accessible Playgrounds Grant Program.:

December 17, 2017

Cities face growing crisis as RVs become homes of last resort:

December 14, 2017

Today is the 5th Anniversary of the SandyHook Mass Shooting. :

December 8, 2017

More people would live in downtown Billings -- if there were affordable options, study shows:

November 29, 2017

Poor Kids - Prepare to be changed forever:

November 29, 2017

City of Missoula Community Needs Assessment Meeting and CDBG and HOME Application Workshop:

November 16, 2017

Tell Us Something is grateful to YOU! -- November Newsletter - Live Event Coming Soon! December 12 - "Getting Away With It" :

November 11, 2017

Missoula inching forward with tools to manage design standards, guidelines:

October 31, 2017

Optimistic? Stagnant? Great Falls on who we are:

October 31, 2017

Does your community have a repair cafe? Toss It? No Way!:

October 30, 2017

20 UNDER 40: Recognizing outstanding young Butte community members :

October 30, 2017

20 UNDER 40: Recognizing outstanding young Butte community members :

October 30, 2017

Livability Standards Have Arrived in the Pacific Northwest:

October 26, 2017

FOUR New Grant Opportunities:

October 25, 2017

Montana ranks 31st in equal opportunities for children:

October 24, 2017

Update to Missoula downtown master plan looks to guide district's vibe, economic growth:

October 20, 2017

Feds Halt $120K Grants for 2 Great Falls, Montana Economic Development Entities:

October 17, 2017

EIGHT New Grant Opportunities:

October 16, 2017

Autonomous Vehicles and Urban Contexts: It's Time to Engage All Stakeholders:

October 16, 2017

The Cost of a Well-Maintained Urban Tree Canopy Is Actually Pretty Cheap:

September 27, 2017

Bozeman looks to meet increasing water demands - demand for water will likely outpace the city's supply within the next 20 years.:

September 21, 2017

Is It Time for U.S. Citizens to Learn More About the World?:

September 18, 2017

Bozeman Chronicle Editorial: Belgrade, Montana smart to plan for future:

September 16, 2017

Arthur M. Blank Family Foundation offers $50,000 match to MTN Montana Wildfire Relief Fund:

September 16, 2017

Design Excellence Community Workshop returns to Missoula on Thursday, Sept 21:

September 14, 2017

THIRTEEN New Grant Opportunities:

September 11, 2017

Unnatural Disaster: Will America's Most Iconic Wild Ecosystem Be Lost To A Tidal Wave Of People?:

September 10, 2017

From neighbors to advocates: Save Bozeman's growth:

September 8, 2017

Dinosaurs in Ekalaka? MSU alumni help build up a small-town dinosaur museum in eastern Montana:

September 6, 2017

Support #MontanaStrong decals to benefit Montana fire relief :

August 26, 2017

Montana Farmer and Businessman Tim Crawford Aims To Prevent Bozeman, Montana From Turning Into Southern California:

August 24, 2017

SEVEN New Grant Opportunities:

August 18, 2017

Today's TED Talk - 7 principles for building better cities:

August 18, 2017

THREE New Grant Opportunities:

August 14, 2017

This is how you build the library of the future:

August 5, 2017

Helena considers paid family leave for city employees:

July 26, 2017

'We've been discovered' White Sulphur Springs, Montana gets ready for Red Ants Pants Festival:

July 20, 2017

Bozeman homes add $524 million in value in two years, tax assessors say:

July 19, 2017

Meet the Mayor Who Used Millennials to Revive Her Small Town:

July 15, 2017

Great Falls has always been great and proves it once again:

July 7, 2017

How a Small City Took On a Financial Giant--and Reclaimed Its Most Precious Resource:

July 2, 2017

Growing for prosperity? As Gallatin County, Montana adds residents, are the jobs keeping up?:

July 2, 2017

Bozeman affordable housing program isn't working, mayor says:

June 17, 2017

Empty Bowls - Bending Toward Justice, 6/29, Missoula, Montana:

June 15, 2017

Remember the Population Bomb? It's Still Ticking:

June 14, 2017

In new Millcreek housing, refugees and the recently homeless can afford to live next door to doctors and lawyers:

June 14, 2017

How Urban Planners Can Encourage 'Vibrancy' -- and Create Safer Cities:

June 13, 2017

New Web Based Tool Helps to 'Design Your Town':

June 11, 2017

Making sense of modern Bozeman - Montana's 'fancy place':

June 11, 2017

As Bozeman ponders its budget, here's how much the city wants to spend on civilization:

June 11, 2017

Cohousing puts the emphasis on neighborhood :

June 11, 2017

Whitefish to Tackle Affordable Workforce Housing Master Plan:

June 9, 2017

Missoula among national leaders in 'complete streets' policy :

June 3, 2017

Today's TED Talk with Michael Bierut: How to design a library that makes kids want to read:

May 31, 2017

Eleven New Grant Opportunities:

May 31, 2017

The 24 coolest towns in the USA - 2017:

May 29, 2017

How 'sticky' Detroit locations and streets add up to a more lively downtown:

May 29, 2017

America's Cities Are Running Out of Room:

May 26, 2017

How can the U.S. restore civility? This panel has some ideas:

May 25, 2017

Four New Grant Opportunities:

May 21, 2017

The 6 Cutest Main Streets In America - Broadway Avenue, Red Lodge, Montana:

May 16, 2017

Five New Grant Opportunities:

May 15, 2017

What Makes Downtown Bozeman the Best Downtown in the Northwest?:

May 15, 2017

Prairie Lights: This is Billings, Montana in one paragraph:

May 14, 2017

'Off the rails': How Bozeman, Montana's push to think big picture amid growth went astray:

May 9, 2017

Fitbit ranks Billings, Montana as 7th most active city in U.S.:

May 6, 2017

Over fifty years ago in Sidney, Montana, people treated a stranger, someone who was different, with dignity and respect.:

May 5, 2017

HRDC says each chronically homeless resident costs Bozeman $28,000 a year:

May 4, 2017

Come join the discussion at Hometown Helena at The Montana Club every Thursday at 7AM at The Montana Club:

May 2, 2017

"Build a Better Monster: Morality, Machine Learning, and Mass Surveillance":

April 28, 2017

Top concerns for Bozeman-area towns: housing, transit and mental health:

April 19, 2017

How Poverty Changes the Brain:

April 18, 2017

Bozeman affordable housing program isn't working, mayor says:

April 18, 2017

New Tool Lets Cities See Where Trees Are Needed:

April 18, 2017

3 Ways Local Philanthropy Made a Difference in Small Towns:

April 17, 2017

Creating Inclusive Communities: Notes From a Conference:

April 12, 2017

Inspiring America: Neighbors Help Each Other at "Repair Cafe" - Is there one in your community?:

April 8, 2017

Why We Need Fewer 'Tribes' and More Networks:

April 8, 2017

How Seattle Is Curbing the Power of Neighborhood Groups:

March 30, 2017

These 10 Innovative Partnerships Are Cultivating Healthier Communities and Workforces:

March 27, 2017

The Most Sustainable Town in America:

March 20, 2017

Every Town Needs a Remakery:

March 14, 2017

Tell Us Something - Don't Look Back - 3/21 - Missoula, Montana:

March 1, 2017

How Smaller Communities Can Survive in an Age of Disruption:

February 27, 2017

A New Way of Living Comes to Missoula, Montana:

February 21, 2017

Tiny homes, big dreams: Bozeman group aims to house homeless:

February 11, 2017

Finding Your Hometown's Heartbeat: Community Engagement with Bouncy Castles, Beer Coasters, and Ball Games:

February 7, 2017

2016 State Well-Being Rankings - Montana #8 :

February 7, 2017

Video: Communities Built for Children:

February 2, 2017

Audi: "Daughter" From the Watch some of the best 2017 Super Bowl ads before the big game series:

February 2, 2017

'Walk with a Doc' Program Launches in Missoula:

January 29, 2017

Saving Bozeman: There's a generational divide on development in the heart of the city:

January 11, 2017

Five Low Cost Ideas to Make Your City Wealthier:

January 1, 2017

Billings Gazette Opinion: How to build up Montana in 2017 :

December 20, 2016

What Makes a Good Main Street Work?:

December 19, 2016

Building Cities to Meet the Needs of Women:

December 14, 2016

Amazon Weakening Communities and Local Governments, Report Finds:

December 12, 2016

Strong communities build strong leaders:

December 10, 2016

Top 10 reasons not to move to Bozeman, Montana:

November 24, 2016

A Very Happy Thanksgiving Video! May you always have so much for which to be thankful. :

November 23, 2016

What is Neighborland?:

November 19, 2016

Empower Montana working to create inclusive, welcoming communities:

November 18, 2016

Every Thursday Is Like Thanksgiving Here - Does your family have an extra seat at the table for a child in need?:

November 11, 2016

Thank a veteran today. And then thank their families.:

November 7, 2016

Portland First in Nation to Mandate Deconstruction of Historic Homes:

November 6, 2016

Bozeman Mayor Carson Taylor says neighborhood groups are key to preserving small-town feel:

October 25, 2016

The Future of Libraries:

October 24, 2016

Maker City: A Practical Guide for Reinventing Our Cities:

October 23, 2016

We must ask ourselves, where will the children go?:

October 21, 2016

Missoula named top 10 spot in US to see leaves:

October 18, 2016

Missoula was one of 60 cities nationwide marking a perfect score. Billings ranks lower on equality than Butte, Bozeman:

October 18, 2016

Upcoming Technical Assistance Opportunity:

October 13, 2016

Bozeman growing fast and not stopping:

October 12, 2016

Apply for Technical Assistance to Create Walkable, Healthy, Vibrant Montana Communities:

October 8, 2016

Listen to your POP and not your DAD: community leaders gather to talk placemaking:

October 2, 2016

Video: Downtown Missoula - Connecting our Community:

September 30, 2016

101 small ways you can improve your city:

September 24, 2016

As Our Jobs Are Automated, Some Say We'll Need A Guaranteed Basic Income:

September 19, 2016

MissoulaGov listserve provides a vehicle to discuss City Council Issues:

September 16, 2016

Cities Need Connectivity in the Global Economy.. and we're not talking about the Internet:

September 15, 2016

Out of the rubble - The Missoula Mercantile:

September 13, 2016

The Danger of Being Neighborly Without a Permit:

September 13, 2016

I am a product of the library:

September 10, 2016

Butte business leaders cite property taxes and health care as pressing concerns:

September 3, 2016

Doug Burgum talks about re-thinking cities:

September 2, 2016

Ranking communities on different consumer expenditures now easier than ever:

August 29, 2016

20 Exceptional Women who are making a difference in Billings:

August 27, 2016

Not In Our Town Billings, 8/28, Billings, Montana:

August 26, 2016

Intelligent Community of the Year Awards Contest Now Open:

August 25, 2016

Everything you've always wondered about Missoula but never dared to ask:

August 24, 2016

FOUR New grant announcements:

August 23, 2016

Wanted: Outstanding Montanans:

August 21, 2016

Missoula, Montana ready to welcome refugees - Mayor John Engen:

August 4, 2016

BBC News - Refugees in Missoula, Montana - A Rocky Mountain Debate:

August 2, 2016

NINE New grant announcements:

August 1, 2016

Choir! Choir! Choir! - The healing power of music - Is your community gathering and singing?:

July 26, 2016

Personal finance website ranks Billings as nation's 7th-best-run city:

July 25, 2016

As Missoula's core grows, executive director of Downtown Missoula Partnership works to find solutions:

July 21, 2016

"I'm Right and You're An Idiot: The Toxic State of Public Discourse and How to Clean It Up.":

July 20, 2016

Guest column: Missoula needs permanent, not temporary, downtown dwellers:

July 19, 2016

Great Falls, Montana Tourism agency launches "Great Friends League":

July 19, 2016

University of Montana Launches Welcome Week for New Students, Invites Public to Help Students Move In:

July 18, 2016

Five Factors Driving Economic Growth in Small Cities:

July 18, 2016

Public Invited to Share Testimonials About 'Backroads of Montana':

July 16, 2016

Is this city the best-kept secret in Montana? Some think so...:

July 16, 2016

Boulder Celebrates 9th Annual 'Tube To Work Day':

July 15, 2016

1500 People Sing 'Hallelujah' In An Abandoned Power Plant:

July 12, 2016

Home grown: Moving next to the farm - CBS Sunday Morning:

July 11, 2016

Grand Opening: Bitterroot Trail Celebration, 7/16, Hamilton to Missoula:

July 10, 2016

Neighbors may protest density, but Bozeman's future is infill, sprawl or pricier housing:

July 6, 2016

FOUR New grant announcements:

July 6, 2016

The Growing Imperative for Age-Friendly Communities:

July 6, 2016

Streetlights May Be Hurting Public Health:

July 6, 2016

The 3 Most Common Community Engagement Mistakes:

July 5, 2016

Amazing Place: Six Cities Using the New Recipe for Economic Development:

July 4, 2016

Billings residents asked to complete National Citizen Survey :

July 4, 2016

Boulder, Montana moving forward on life without MDC:

June 30, 2016

Community Tool Box - Section 3. Creating Objectives:

June 30, 2016

SEVEN New grant announcements:

June 23, 2016

"Tell Us Something -- Bad Advice" - Last Night's 9 Storytellers in Missoula were Outstanding, Great Fun and Inspiring:

June 22, 2016

"YIMBY" Movement Heats Up in Boulder:

June 22, 2016

New mapping tool launched to help locate Missoula trails and parks:

June 21, 2016

Darby, Montana reinventing itself in southwest corner of Montana:

June 10, 2016

Bozeman residents discuss city's strategic plan:

June 9, 2016

Jaw-Dropping What Brad Pitt Is Doing To American Indian Reservations:

June 8, 2016

8 Lessons for Fixing the Cities of the Future:

June 7, 2016

FIVE New grant announcements:

June 6, 2016

A New Smart City Model Is Emerging:

June 6, 2016

Five year plan: Helena hears of utility, street needs topping $100 million:

June 2, 2016

Growthspurt: Missoula city leaders look to update downtown master plan as projects unfold :

June 1, 2016

Vote YES for Missoula's Library! - Community Leaders Launch Ballot Committee to Pass Missoula Public Library Bond:

June 1, 2016

As Billings plans for growth, the chief planner keeps getting surprised:

June 1, 2016

Cooperative Living as an option in Missoula, Montana:

June 1, 2016

Humanities MONTANA June Newsletter:

May 31, 2016

10 Ways to Make Cities Livable for the Elderly:

May 29, 2016

Billings, Montana wins Outside Magazine's 'America's Best Town of 2016' competition:

May 29, 2016

Two strangers were asked to pose in a photograph together. You won't believe what happened next. :

May 26, 2016

Vote Yes For Our Missoula Library, 6/1, Help Support The New Library:

May 26, 2016

Librarians are taking the lead in the digital transformation:

May 25, 2016

FIVE New grant announcements:

May 24, 2016

'Two Rivers' - Ten years of dramatic change at the confluence of the Blackfoot and Clark Fork Rivers in western Montana.:

May 24, 2016

Backroads of Montana ( No.142 ) Sharp Shooters:

May 24, 2016

Best Towns 2016: The Final Round - Billings, Montana or Jackson Hole, Wyoming:

May 21, 2016

The poor are paying more and more for everyday purchases, a new study warns:

May 18, 2016

TEN New grant announcements:

May 17, 2016

VOTE TODAY! - Billings advances to Final 4 of best towns in Outside Magazine contest :

May 17, 2016

New Idaho Falls signs will show the way to 50 attractions:

May 16, 2016

Nonprofit Launches $100k Smart City Tech Competition:

May 13, 2016

New 'Backroads of Montana' Episode to Feature Sharpshooters on May 23:

May 11, 2016

Noted chef Anthony Bourdain's show on Butte, Montana airs Sunday, May 15:

May 11, 2016

Billings, Montana makes final 8 in Best Town Ever contest - Vote Now!:

May 10, 2016

THREE New grant announcements:

May 8, 2016

How Libraries -- Yes, Libraries -- Are Helping People Ditch Stuff They Don't Need:

May 8, 2016

The importance of "place":

May 7, 2016

FOUR New grant announcements:

May 7, 2016

Billings still in the running for Best Town Ever - Vote Now! :

May 5, 2016

Main Streets Across America - Missoula, Montana - Higgins Avenue:

May 1, 2016

The Wall Street Journal Looks at "The Future of Cities" in Special Section:

April 30, 2016

What the best places to buy a home in America have in common:

April 28, 2016

'Agrihoods' Offer Suburban Living Built Around Community Farms, Not Golf Courses:

April 24, 2016

Living near nature linked to longer lives, says study:

April 24, 2016

Missoula-style debates require strong leaders - Downtown Redevelopment And Preservation: A Balancing Act, 5/9, Missoula - Featuring Paige Good of Save the Merc and Mayor John Engen:

April 24, 2016

This Is Our Country. Let's Walk It.:

April 22, 2016

THREE New grant announcements:

April 18, 2016

FOURTEEN New grant announcements:

April 18, 2016

FOURTEEN New grant announcements:

April 12, 2016

Butte chosen as sentinel community in nationwide project:

April 11, 2016

Enlisting Public Libraries to Help Fight Homelessness:

April 10, 2016

Celebrate Islam Week in Missoula, April 25-30:

April 10, 2016

Evaluating Affordable Housing Development Strategies:

April 5, 2016

Burton K. Wheeler Center Will Host Executive Director Of The ACLU Anthony Romero, 4/14, Bozeman, MT:

April 3, 2016

The crisis in our backyard: Montana's reservation housing:

April 3, 2016

Canada Is Looking Better and Better :

March 31, 2016

Gallatin County growth rate ranked 24th in nation - County hits 100,000 residents:

March 31, 2016

Missoula Hackathon - A civic source code:

March 31, 2016

Adding Layers to Create 'Thick' Infrastructure Can Make Cities Thrive:

March 31, 2016

What is the 'Missing Middle' and How Can it Make Cities More Walkable?:

March 30, 2016

Polson Puts Together Strategic Plan to Outline Critical Projects:

March 27, 2016

Civic hackathon brainstorms environmental solutions in Missoula:

March 27, 2016

The transcience of youth: As young arrivals flock to Bozeman, how many can build a life here?:

March 26, 2016

Economic View - Growing Up in a Bad Neighborhood Does More Harm Than We Thought:

March 25, 2016

What Is Placemaking, Really? :

March 24, 2016

Tale of a city - Marc Moss and 'Tell Us Something' offer a little bit of everthing:

March 24, 2016

Bozeman named one of the best small college towns:

March 23, 2016

SEVEN New grant announcements:

March 19, 2016

Missoula may get new International Rescue Committee office:

March 16, 2016

Missoula's No Safe Sallys - brave risk-takers; real movers and shakers; and lovers of life.:

March 16, 2016

Montana women are one of our greatest untapped resources. Welcome to PowerHouse Montana:

March 16, 2016

Missoula Merc advocate quits Historic Preservation Commission to help lead a "Save the Merc" campaign:

March 16, 2016

A Force for Good: The Dalai Lama's Vision for Our World by Daniel Goleman:

March 16, 2016

SEVEN MORE New grant announcements:

March 15, 2016

SEVEN New grant announcements:

March 15, 2016

Traversing Missoula to get easier with new sign program:

March 14, 2016

Missing the mark: Tourism sign creates a stir among Bitterroot fishermen:

March 12, 2016

Time running out to help shape vision for downtown Helena, Montana:

March 11, 2016

YOUR Name Could Be On The New Ekalaka, Montana Swimming Pool!:

March 10, 2016

Small-Town America Is Facing Big-City Problems:

March 10, 2016

Your City Is Not the Next Silicon Valley:

March 9, 2016

'Save the Merc' - Missoula community uses social media as platform to support Mercantile:

March 8, 2016

Jeff Bridges talks Montana ties ahead of Missoula concert:

March 7, 2016

ELEVEN New grant announcements:

March 4, 2016

Billings $500M yearly tourism threatened - "Sometimes your success blocks out your soul.":

March 4, 2016

Missoula's Development Dashboard - The future is going to be amazing:

March 2, 2016

The Housing Affordability Gap in Whitefish, Montana:

March 2, 2016

Helena Business Improvement District unveils draft master plan:

March 2, 2016

Nearly 1,500 attend pro refugee relocation events throughout Montana:

March 1, 2016

Bozeman Commission to debate city priorities for coming year:

March 1, 2016

Bozeman partners with social media app to bring together neighbors:

February 29, 2016

Tonight! - Community Assessment To Examine Helena Life, 2/29, Helena, Montana:

February 27, 2016

How Cities Can Get Smart: 6 Tips from Local CIOs:

February 24, 2016

FIFTEEN New grant announcements:

February 23, 2016

#rethinkbutte - All who wander are not lost:

February 23, 2016

Series to begin on mysterious absentee owners in Hill County, Montana:

February 22, 2016

Petition - Ban Styrofoam Take Out Food Containers in Missoula:

February 19, 2016

Helena faces multimillion-dollar bill for ADA retrofits:

February 18, 2016

Property swap will simplify construction of new Missoula Public Library :

February 18, 2016

Study says Bozeman's cost of living above average:

February 17, 2016

What's Up at One Montana:

February 16, 2016

Building Missoula's future:

February 15, 2016

Montana tribes recieve $3.1 million for housing:

February 13, 2016

Eleven Signs a City Will Succeed:

February 13, 2016

Missoula agencies host workshop to develop design strategy for future:

February 12, 2016

The Bicycle as a Tool of Social Justice:

February 12, 2016

TWELVE New grant announcements:

February 12, 2016

The February 2016 revised draft Missoula County Growth Policy is available for public review.:

February 9, 2016

Missoula, Montana resident spots possible wolf hunting elk herd on Mount Jumbo:

February 7, 2016

Community-development advocates look toward Butte's past, present and future:

February 4, 2016

In a Year of 'Healthy Growth,' Kalispell Commercial Construction Spending Spikes:

February 3, 2016

THREE New grant announcements:

February 2, 2016

Bozeman mayor: City facing challenges, opportunities:

January 31, 2016

Big Sky Crowded: Growth, density and the future of the Gallatin Valley:

January 27, 2016

What It Means to Be a 'Smart City':

January 22, 2016

Study estimates $4.4 million in economic impact stems from The Event at Rebecca Farm :

January 21, 2016

A New Metric for Community Resilience:

January 20, 2016

Planners hone in on costs, benefits of three Billings growth scenarios:

January 19, 2016

Vote Today! - Bozeman vying for 'best ski town' honor in USA Today poll :

January 19, 2016

2016 National Interagency Community Reinvestment Conference, 2/7-10, Los Angeles, CA:

January 19, 2016

Welcome to the Human Resource Council:

January 19, 2016

Health plan forums planned in Flathead County, 1/19 and 1/20:

January 17, 2016

Creating a Community of Choice:

January 15, 2016

Is Bozeman becoming a model Montana city?:

January 12, 2016

Thinking Big: 6 Innovative Ideas from Small Cities:

January 12, 2016

Can Airbnb Unite The World?:

January 11, 2016

Top 10 Websites for urban planning, design, and development. :

January 10, 2016

Peterborough is the winner of the 2015 World Smart City Award: a City Shaping Its Own DNA:

January 9, 2016

The 12 Best Hippie Cities For Stressed-Out Progressives In 2016 - Missoula, Montana:

January 9, 2016

How driverless cars will change cities and bicycle planning:

January 6, 2016

New Report: Building Cities for People - City Club Missoula Presents: Developing Missoula, 1/11:

January 6, 2016

Ways to Think About Sprawl--and to Critique It - City Club Missoula Presents: Developing Missoula, 1/11:

January 3, 2016

Missoula Update 2015: Mayor Engen sees growth, housing and water as top issues in 2016:

January 1, 2016

Plan to join Humanities Montana in your community this year - reflect: community readings and conversations:

December 31, 2015

"May hardly be worth the paper it's printed on" Missoula County growth policy balks at guiding future development:

December 29, 2015

Facebook groups change the way information, gossip, spreads in small-town Montana:

December 29, 2015

TWELVE New grant announcements :

December 27, 2015

Missoula one of coolest yet unnavigable cities in which to avoid zombies :

December 27, 2015

Planning for Helena Valley growing pains intended to make process less painful:

December 18, 2015

The U.N. Sent 3 Foreign Women To The U.S. To Assess Gender Equality. They Were Horrified.:

December 12, 2015

Missoula ranks No. 1 among fitness-friendly cities:

December 11, 2015

Call to awesome: Hackathon MSO 2016 - Who wants to Hack?, Needs a date, Needs a location:

December 11, 2015

Open Source Expose And Hack Session - What Are Other Cities Doing?, 12/15, Missoula, Montana:

December 10, 2015

The Verizon storefront in Missoula is a "travesty." :

December 9, 2015

More Than Money: Civic Crowdfunding for Participatory Community Development:

December 4, 2015

New census data shows Bozeman young, educated and saddled with housing costs:

November 26, 2015

The Detached iHome of the Future:

November 24, 2015

Missoula sets sights on 2035 with new growth policy:

November 22, 2015

Missoula official says design standards could improve function of development:

November 12, 2015

People on the Land: Rural Resilience Shines in Vermont - Community developers should take note.:

November 10, 2015

Top Ten Innovations for the Cities of the Near Future :

November 6, 2015

FIVE New grant announcements:

October 30, 2015

TWELVE New grant announcements:

October 29, 2015

15 Photos That Prove Missoula is Undeniably Beautiful In The Fall:

October 29, 2015 - The 'Our Missoula' City Growth Policy is the fundamental policy document that guides growth and development in Missoula.:

October 28, 2015

Building a Community Legacy in Missoula:

October 25, 2015

K is for Kalispell: State's fastest-growing city is booming:

October 25, 2015

Philipsburg, Montana: The Gem of the Treasure State:

October 24, 2015

Start a Shopping Cart Movement - What will you do with your cart?:

October 22, 2015

Bond fatigue threatens to shortchange Missoula:

October 20, 2015

Former Transportation Director Shares Lessons on Community Innovation:

October 18, 2015

The mayor of Albuquerque saw a homeless man with a 'Will work' sign. It gave him a great idea.:

October 17, 2015

Missoula Veterans Court 5th Annual Mentor Training, 11/7, MIssoula:

October 16, 2015

Located at the convergence of three major waterways, Missoula, Montana is the quintessential river town.:

October 6, 2015

More Americans Living Next Door to Fire Danger - Mapping America's Unprecedented Vulnerability to Wildfires:

October 5, 2015

Priced out: Bozeman housing market hits young professionals hard:

October 1, 2015

Roemer's Tire Factory continues with its promise "60 Acts of Kindness" to help repair the Missoula Downtown Christmas lights.:

September 29, 2015

Missoula should select design standards:

September 29, 2015

Sidewalk Cafes - Silver Bullets of Walkable Places:

September 26, 2015

Kickstarter Campaign - Missoula- A Place Sort of....:

September 26, 2015

Missoula to apply 'inward' growth focus over next 20 years:

September 26, 2015

Have an Idea for Improving Your City? Knight Might Fund It.:

September 26, 2015

Take Care of Trees (They Take Care of You):

September 25, 2015

Why We're Not Meant to Live in Boring Cities:

September 25, 2015

Missoula more 'livable' than 2,000-plus U.S. cities:

September 20, 2015

Walkability: It's not about the buildings, or even the streets. It's about the experience.:

September 18, 2015

Residents offer 1,200 comments on Billings' growth plan:

September 18, 2015

Forums brainstorm ideas as the Gallatin Valley urbanizes:

September 17, 2015

The "Our Missoula" City Growth Policy is Available for Your Review and Comment:

September 8, 2015

10 Keys to Making A Great City Plan - Family Friendly Cities:

September 5, 2015

Surgeon General Warning to Local Governments: Stop Being So Auto-Centric!:

September 3, 2015

How is the Nuclear Family Changing in Montana:

September 2, 2015

A Wonderfully Clear Explanation of How Road Diets Work:

September 2, 2015

How Startups Are Transforming the Smart City Movement:

August 21, 2015

Bozeman ranked 19th wealthiest small city in U.S:

August 20, 2015

How libraries became the front line of America's homelessness crisis:

August 20, 2015

How Autistic People Helped Shape the Modern World:

August 15, 2015

100 Missoula icons:

August 15, 2015

Jimmy Carter Dedicating The Rest Of His Life Fighting For Women's Rights:

August 14, 2015

Helena earns recognition as mountain biking destination:

August 14, 2015

What a $15 Minimum Wage Would Mean for Your City:

August 1, 2015

Hipster Havens in All 50 States:

August 1, 2015

How are they Keeping Austin 'weird' amid record growth:

July 30, 2015

CDC: 1 in 5 American adults live with a disability:

July 28, 2015

The 'Big Man' Theory of Community Development:

July 25, 2015

Author touts Laurel, Montana's boom-bust-boom history - "Laurel (Images of America)":

July 25, 2015

Which Streetscape Features Best Generate Pedestrian Activity? :

July 23, 2015

The Williams Effect And The Forward MT Foundation Present 25 Under 25!, 8/21, Missoula, Montana:

July 20, 2015

Meet The Generation Of Incredible Native American Women Fighting To Preserve Their Culture:

July 20, 2015

10 Things You Should Know about the Confederated Salish and Kootenai Tribes:

July 19, 2015

Deep in the heart of Butte: Special report - EPA resists calls to remove mine waste in the center of Butte:

July 15, 2015

Where do the oldest Americans live?:

July 12, 2015

J is for Judith Gap, Montana: They're keeping their tiny high school open:

July 10, 2015

Scientists have discovered that living near trees is good for your health:

July 5, 2015

New Guide Helps City Leaders Design for Physical Activity and Health:

July 4, 2015

Portland, the Mission, and the housing affordability debate:

July 2, 2015

Former Bozeman mayors offer observations at city luncheon:

July 2, 2015

Sidney, Montana Revamps Identity:

June 22, 2015

How to Make the Helena, Montana Urban Standards Boundary Work :

June 19, 2015

Watch Jon Stewart's Scathing Commentary on the Charleston Shooting :

June 16, 2015

More volunteers needed for Montana Folk Festival in Butte 7/10-12 :

June 15, 2015

Why We Should Nourish Strong Families:

June 14, 2015

New #selfie campaign intended to promote Helena, Montana:

June 14, 2015

Report: Poor children in Missoula have above-average upward income mobility:

June 13, 2015

Toward a Definition of Mixed-Use:

June 11, 2015

Progress reported in master plan for downtown Missoula:

June 11, 2015

Clay Studio's Mammoth Wood-Fired Kiln Roars Above Missoula, Montana:

June 11, 2015

Google launches Sidewalk Labs to fix cities:

June 10, 2015

Remember to Apply, Missoula - Policy Innovation Technical Assistance for Service Providers:

June 10, 2015

NINETEEN New grant announcements:

June 9, 2015

The History of Winifred Montana :

June 8, 2015

Data Reinvents Libraries for the 21st Century - Public Input Sought On New Missoula Public Library Plan, 6/8, Missoula, Montana:

June 3, 2015

Helena Business Improvement District takes stance against school improvement bond:

June 1, 2015

BillingsBeyond sets goals as it plans for city's growth:

May 31, 2015

I is for Ismay: Tiny town renamed itself Joe, Montana and got more than a fire truck out of it:

May 30, 2015

Well Done Vancouver! Well Done Planners!:

May 28, 2015

News to share from One Montana:

May 27, 2015

Downtown Helena planning process moving forward:

May 26, 2015

How to Design a Pedestrian Mall That Works:

May 24, 2015

Missoulian Editorial: Unique events invite visitors to Missoula:

May 23, 2015

"Changing Home - Small Town Survival" White Sulphur Springs, Montana, 5/28, PBS:

May 23, 2015

"Changing Home - Small Town Survival" University of Montana Student-Produced Documentary Examines Economy of Small-Town Montana:

May 23, 2015

Native News 2015 - Intertwined - Stories of detachment and connection from Montana's reservations - University of Montana School of Journalism:

May 23, 2015

It's Time to Talk About National Minimum Urban Density Standards :

May 22, 2015

How Well Can a City Predict Its Future 20 Years Out?:

May 21, 2015

Tour Montana calls on community to get involved:

May 16, 2015

Big Sky, Montana booming with more growth predicted:

May 15, 2015

Mayors Say Innovation, Technology Are Essential to Improving City Life:

May 14, 2015

Unlike Most Redevelopment, Denver's Embraces Its Wild Past:

May 14, 2015

TWELVE New grant announcements:

May 13, 2015

Missoula one of the nation's "best college towns":

May 12, 2015

How Cities Can Show Resilience:

May 11, 2015

Meet the outsider who accidentally solved chronic homelessness:

May 6, 2015

Feds cleanup plan leaves Libby, Montana with asbestos:

May 5, 2015

Vote Today! - Whitefish makes Outside Magazine's finalist list for "Best Towns in America":

April 28, 2015

ELEVEN New grant announcements:

April 26, 2015

Complete Streets Deliver More Than Just Good Vibes :

April 26, 2015

Six New Cities Awarded Heart of the Community Placemaking Grants:

April 24, 2015

How Does Your Community Rank? - AARP Launches Livability Index With Aging Americans in Mind:

April 22, 2015

$1M grant could help Billings address downtown crime, transient population:

April 21, 2015

Fearing die-off, Missoula city council approves new urban forest plan:

April 20, 2015

TWENTY-TWO New grant announcements:

April 20, 2015

What Happened When a Neighborhood Banned Cars for a Month:

April 19, 2015

'Ice-Cream Socialists' take home Missoula volunteer group award:

April 19, 2015

Millennials are not who you think they are:

April 16, 2015

Missoula - Hope and Progress in a University Town (or 12 reasons to love Missoula right now):

April 15, 2015

Gateway Pride - Columbia Falls, Montana:

April 15, 2015

THIRTEEN New grant announcements:

April 14, 2015

City Club Missoula Hosts Special Olympics Athletes - Let's Fill the Adams Center for State Summer Games May 19-22. Volunteers Needed:

April 13, 2015

Friendly competition challenges architects to design for urban renewal district:

April 13, 2015

The Fear Factor Behind the Success of Shared Streets :

April 11, 2015

Oakland family funds state of the art field of dreams for Montana high school:

April 11, 2015

Two-way study of Front, Main streets in Missoula finds benefits of conversion:

April 10, 2015

TWELVE New grant announcements:

April 9, 2015

Missoula police remind dog owners of city leash ordinance:

April 8, 2015

2015 Clark Fork River Cleanup, 4/18, Missoula, Montana:

March 28, 2015

FIVE New grant announcements:

March 20, 2015

Brad Pitt's foundation promises Fort Peck Tribe homes, builds nothing but concern:

March 17, 2015

Mayor: Bozeman needs to 'eat its vegetables' on infrastructure:

March 12, 2015

SEVEN New grant announcements:

March 11, 2015

Governor Bullock Announces $610,500 for Low - Income Housing in Downtown Missoula:

March 10, 2015

Local Hounds sniff out Missoula bike thieves:

March 9, 2015

Now is the time to apply for the 2015 Red Ants Pants Community Grant program:

March 9, 2015

Driving While Indian:

March 9, 2015

A Call for Reimagined Schoolyards:

March 6, 2015

Nextdoor--the 'Facebook for Neighborhoods--Catching on with Investors and Users :

March 4, 2015

Missoula reluctant to fork over wave funds:

March 2, 2015

Washington Foundation, Montana Resources donate $1 million to Butte sports complex:

February 28, 2015

Fatal Missoula avalanche remembered 1 year later:

February 27, 2015

Billings leaders sing the city's praises:

February 25, 2015

With Front Porch Forum, Internet Goes Local:

February 24, 2015

The Benefits of a Better Town-and-Gown Relationship:

February 20, 2015

ONE Montana - What We've Been Doing - February, 2015:

February 13, 2015

Bring Hometown Humanities To Your Montana Community:

February 10, 2015

High Housing Prices Balanced by Low Utility and Transportation Costs: Bozeman's Overall Cost of Living Within One Percent of the National Average for 2014:

February 8, 2015

Priced out: Bozeman housing market hits young professionals hard:

February 1, 2015

With SRS Funding in Limbo, Rural Communities on Edge:

January 31, 2015

EIGHT New grant announcements:

January 26, 2015

Channel Your Inner Burning Man (Parent Style) In Missoula, 1/30:

January 23, 2015

ELEVEN New grant announcements:

January 23, 2015

Should a Residential Street Ever Lack Sidewalks? :

January 22, 2015

Missoula County Public Schools Board Meeting Notes Available Weekly - Subscribe Now:

January 16, 2015

A Small Town's Game-Changing Approach to Mapping :

January 14, 2015

The Farthest Place From a Starbucks in the US is Circle, Montana:

January 1, 2015

TEN New grant announcements:

December 31, 2014

Missoula: A Perfect Mix of Town and Country:

December 26, 2014

Moving in: New businesses filling up downtown Hamilton storefronts:

December 24, 2014

How, where and how fast will Billings grow?:

December 20, 2014

Aging Tsunami: In Montana, Aging in Place Takes a Village - Montana is 20 years ahead of the nation. :

December 16, 2014

Could Crosswalk Gaming End Our Dangerous Jaywalking Habit?:

December 16, 2014

NINE New grant announcements:

December 11, 2014

WATCH: This Woman Saw A Mannequin Of Herself At A Store. How She Reacted To It Brought Me To Tears.:

December 9, 2014

Thirteen New Grant Announcements:

December 4, 2014

Obama Plan Aims to Help Young American Indians:

December 3, 2014

London School of Economics: Cities Should Adopt '3C Model' for Growth:

December 2, 2014

Video: At-risk Native American teens on reservations find few places to turn:

December 2, 2014

Building a Community Brand:

November 26, 2014

Internet of You: Users Become Part of the City-as-a-System:

November 19, 2014

TONIGHT!!! - We're "flipping The Switch!" LIGHT Our Bridges Missoula, 11/19:

November 15, 2014

2014 Digital Cities: Winners Focus on Innovation, Boosting Transparency and Privacy:

November 15, 2014

How To: Smarter Infrastructure Investments :

November 15, 2014

We Need a Census for City Streets:

November 14, 2014

ELEVEN New grant announcements:

November 13, 2014

Missoula gets a perfect score in human rights study:

November 12, 2014

Mentors provide support, structure to people in veterans court:

November 11, 2014

NINE New grant announcements:

November 9, 2014

Missoula's rich history revealed in icons series:

November 2, 2014

Roadside Wanderings: Resilient northeastern Montana:

November 2, 2014

Downtown Dwellers: Millennial Living:

October 28, 2014

Learning to Set the Right Pace is a Key to Digital Development - Gillis Associates:

October 27, 2014

Speak Your Piece: 'Boutiquing' Main Street - Focusing on Local vs. Tourists:

October 27, 2014

Top 10 Ways the Internet of Things Will Impact Our Cities:

October 24, 2014

One day in Missoula - A 24-hour tour of the place we call home:

October 24, 2014

EIGHT New grant announcements:

October 23, 2014

Pat Williams: Long political career:

October 19, 2014

The 10 worst states for women - Montana is #6 - Gov. Bullock leading the program to improve equal pay :

October 17, 2014

Light Our Bridges campaign brings ribbons of light to Missoula's bridges across the Clark Fork:

October 16, 2014

American needs public TV, PBS chief says at MSU:

October 15, 2014

A Whole Town Tries to Improve Its Customer Service: 'How Could We Be a 70?':

October 14, 2014

Store Brands to Cover Bands: The Lost Art of Local Imitation:

October 11, 2014

City of Edina, USA - seeking their vision of the future. :

October 7, 2014

One Thing Every City Can Do to Be More Pedestrian-Friendly:

October 7, 2014

NINE New grant announcements:

October 4, 2014

How Planners Can Help Cities Thrive:

October 1, 2014

Why Smart Cities Must be Sharing Cities:

September 30, 2014

New website connects volunteers with Missoula organizations:

September 30, 2014

Missoula Sustainable Business Council - 10% Food Campaign Finished | Bike Walk Bus Week:

September 29, 2014

NINE New grant announcements:

September 26, 2014

"A Path Appears" - Transforming Lives, Creating Opportunity:

September 24, 2014

Missoula Assets Mapping, 10/1-3, Missoula, Montana:

September 24, 2014

Why Don't More Cities Sell Air Rights?:

September 24, 2014

What's Your 'Elevator Pitch' for Greener, Healthier Cities?:

September 23, 2014

If Cities Want to Succeed, They Need to Focus on What Makes Them Distinct:

September 22, 2014

The Quiet Path toward Sustainability:

September 21, 2014

Building a beautiful, durable and sustainable streetscape is a team effort:

September 19, 2014

TWELVE New grant announcements:

September 18, 2014

Missoula requesting citizens to actively contribute to the city growth policy planning:

September 17, 2014

Why Placemaking Matters: What's in it for me?:

September 16, 2014

Knight Foundation to fund ideas to improve cities:

September 16, 2014

Missoula ranked 8th, Bozeman is 11th in livability in U.S.:

September 12, 2014

'Orphan Girl' plays to packed theater:

September 10, 2014 developing overarching guide for coordinated growth and community enhancement in the Missoula Urban Services Area.:

September 7, 2014

Missoula University District Neighborhood Ice Cream Social, 9/14:

September 5, 2014

TWELVE New grant announcements:

September 5, 2014

Billings looks to Reno for ideas to address homeless, transient issues:

August 23, 2014

Neighborhood mailbox stickers let people display items they have to share:

August 12, 2014

Missoula buses will be 'zero fare' beginning Jan. 5:

August 12, 2014

New group helps grow Missoula's young leaders:

August 10, 2014

You can help - Let there be light on Missoula's bridges :

August 7, 2014

SIX new grant announcements:

August 4, 2014

TWENTY new grant announcements:

August 3, 2014

Indiegogo Campaign: Local filmmaker seeks funding for Missoula urban avalanche documentary:

August 2, 2014

Attention Event Organizers - Here's a possible way to encourage attendees to car pool.:

July 30, 2014

Survey Says: What Makes a City Great? City of Missoula Listening Sessions - Your turn to be heard.:

July 29, 2014

The Infrastructure the Next Generation of Cities Will Need:

July 29, 2014

EIGHT new grant announcements:

July 28, 2014

City of Missoula Listening Sessions - Your turn to be heard.:

July 27, 2014

Competition Addresses the Design Challenges of Placemaking in Rural Communities :

July 21, 2014

Gazette opinion: Dear federal government, just send help to Bakken:

July 21, 2014

Slow food, slow cities - Acting locally to situate ourselves globally:

July 20, 2014

Can old shipping containers become cheap and comfy homes?:

July 19, 2014

More Great Research Quantifying Smart Growth Benefits:

July 18, 2014

FOUR new grant announcements:

July 18, 2014

Butte Local Development Corp. leading community branding of Butte effort:

July 18, 2014

Study: Portland's Accessory Dwelling Units Reduce Car Impacts :

July 17, 2014

TEN new grant announcements:

July 12, 2014

As New Brewery Succeeds, Optimism Spreads in Downtown Kalispell:

June 28, 2014

Butte Silver Bow County ranks high on NY Times list of places to live:

June 28, 2014

New grant announcements:

June 23, 2014

People in Pedestrian-Friendly Cities Make More Money:

June 22, 2014

BID Placing Pianos in Downtown Missoula:

June 22, 2014

Our Missoula: Next Steps - Please get involved with the future of Missoula:

June 21, 2014

Let's Make Sticky Streets for People!:

June 11, 2014

What Does Your City Really Want to Be?:

June 11, 2014

New study suggests street harassment is widespread:

June 11, 2014

What's up at One Montana?:

June 8, 2014

9 things you need to know about the Great Falls budget:

June 7, 2014

Libraries' choice: Change or fade into oblivion:

June 6, 2014

Expert: Failure to plan for Missoula growth is plan for failure:

June 5, 2014

Missoula bus officials consider free-fare rides:

June 5, 2014

More Cities Adopting 'Naked Streets' :

May 31, 2014

Main Street, California: A Guide for Improving Community and Transportation Vitality:

May 31, 2014

Why the 'Garden City' Is Making an Unlikely Comeback:

May 29, 2014

Our Missoula Kick-off Meeting, 6/4, Missoula, Montana:

May 28, 2014

Smart Growth Online Newsletter for May 28, 2014:

May 24, 2014

Ten new grant announcements:

May 23, 2014

The HIVE - New model of community life/work development on the rise in downtown Oakland:

May 17, 2014

What makes for a livable community for older Americans:

May 15, 2014

You Can't Just Throw Money at Community Development :

May 14, 2014

Peer Pressure Can Be a Lifesaver:

May 13, 2014

The States Where People Are The Most (And Least) Generous With Time And Money - Montana :

May 12, 2014

Helathcare Secrets From The Longest-Living Place on Earth:

May 10, 2014

The Adverse Childhood Experiences (ACE) Study Summit, 5/29-30, Billings, Montana:

May 10, 2014

Grandma Never Had It So Good - ADU's in Portland, Oregon:

May 9, 2014

'We must move forward': Billings business leaders inspired by S.D. visit agree on to-do list:

May 6, 2014

Public Input For A New City Park Outside MAM And The Adventure Cycling Association, 5/7, Missoula:

May 4, 2014

'A' is for Anaconda, Montana: A town that perseveres:

May 3, 2014

What to Ask Before Picking a New Town :

April 29, 2014

The Health of Cities Depends on Place-Based Development More than Big Projects:

April 28, 2014

'Kit of Parts' Streamlines the Process of Converting Streets into Parks :

April 23, 2014

Strengthening the Bond between People and Placemaking :

April 16, 2014

The Next America - Two Dramas in Slow Motion:

April 15, 2014

Greenbacks for green thumbs: Billings has funds to help plant trees in boulevards:

April 12, 2014

Accusation in Montana of Treating Rape Lightly Stirs Unlikely Public Fight:

April 12, 2014

Billings, Montana Ranks 4th Best in National City Satisfaction Survey:

April 11, 2014

Consultants offer ideas for Hamilton downtown masterplan:

April 1, 2014

How Easy is Walking to the Grocery Store in Your City? :

March 30, 2014

Figuring out what Billings aspires to be:

March 28, 2014

America's Rural/Urban Divide: A Special Series:

March 27, 2014

Smart Cities and the Technology of Walking:

March 25, 2014

Bozeman Mayor Jeff Krauss encourages kindness, planned growth in State of City:

March 23, 2014

Missoula, UM ripe for change beginning this spring:

March 17, 2014

Missoula to Lolo trail project launches new website:

March 16, 2014

Talking the walk: Is a more 'walkable' Butte the key for city's future?:

March 13, 2014

Love libraries? Then you're probably ahead of the technological curve.:

March 12, 2014

Seven urban apps guaranteed to improve the quality of city life:

March 8, 2014

Wyoming, Montana exude legacy of Scotland:

March 8, 2014

Report: Montana has lowest obesity rate in U.S.:

March 2, 2014

ACLU: Treatment of mentally ill prisoners lacking in Montana:

February 22, 2014

Helping the homeless in Olympia - Small World, Big Idea:

February 20, 2014

The damage done in a Montana community:

February 17, 2014

The U.S. Middle Class Is Turning Proletarian:

February 14, 2014

Downtown plan: Hamilton preparing new master plan for historic business district:

January 30, 2014

Expanding program links rural and urban high schoolers - OneMontana and its Rural-Urban Student Entrepreneur Exchange program:

January 29, 2014

StreetSeen: A New Tool for Understanding the Built Environment:

January 27, 2014

There's a Science to Foot Traffic, and It Can Help Us Design Better Cities:

January 25, 2014

Mayor Announces Competition to End Veteran Homelessness:

January 19, 2014

Missoula's Socrates Cafe Launches 2014 Schedule - First Wed. of The Month:

January 19, 2014

Columbia Falls, Montana Surveying Residents on Community Needs, Goals:

January 17, 2014

In Bigfork, Montana, An Eventful Community Builds Its Brand:

January 3, 2014

Have you "suspended" today?:

December 26, 2013

It's Police vs. Pedestrians :

December 25, 2013

Forget Golf Courses: Subdivisions with Farms Draw Residents:

December 25, 2013

Greensburg, Kansas a model for sustainable community development:

December 24, 2013

Fourteen NEW grant announcements:

December 14, 2013

The World's Worst Place to Raise a Child :

December 14, 2013

The Most Walkable Cities and How Some Are Making Strides:

December 14, 2013

Breaking Clean:

December 12, 2013

Who Should Control Our Water?:

December 11, 2013

Bozeman seeks to engage public with new online forum :

December 10, 2013

A Model for a Smarter Suburban Streetscape :

December 10, 2013

A crucial element of the future of Missoula, Montana:

December 1, 2013

Amazing 3-D Tool from Cupola Media Might Transform Street Planning:

November 25, 2013

TED Talks - Jared Diamond: How societies can grow old better :

November 24, 2013

Software Is Reorganizing the World:

November 24, 2013

A Quest to Keep the West Wild:

November 23, 2013

Community - The Healthy Power of Place:

November 21, 2013

Missoula, Montana's Clark Fork River to get another river wave in 2015 - The Max Wave:

November 20, 2013

9 Out Of 10 Americans Are Completely Wrong About This Mind-Blowing Fact:

November 15, 2013

An Upstart's 'Disruptive' Home Design - Residents of Missoula, Montana Grow to Accept a 4,000-Square-Foot Modern Home :

November 15, 2013

Applications now being accepted for 2014 free technical assistance workshops:

November 12, 2013 - Amazing....:

November 12, 2013

Today's TED Talk Chris Downey: Design with the blind in mind:

November 11, 2013

Why Cities Are Our Most Important Innovation Platform:

November 7, 2013

The secrets of the world's happiest cities - Freedom of Mobility is the Key to Happiness:

October 31, 2013

One day in Missoula - A 24-hour glimpse of the Garden City:

October 29, 2013

Take Action Today - Missoula's Community Climate Summit:

October 20, 2013

365 Days of Missoula, Montana's Daily Rabble - Photographer's bet leads to portraits, stories of Missoulians:

October 19, 2013

why the "sit-able city" is the next big idea:

October 18, 2013

This Awesome App (Blockee) Helps You Add "Civic Bling" to Your Street:

October 16, 2013

Plans Scrapped for Whitefish Convention Center:

October 15, 2013

TED Talk: Jeff Speck: The walkable city:

October 12, 2013

100 Ideas For Cities, From A Department Of Listening To Pay-Per-Honk Cars:

October 9, 2013

2014 Competitive AmeriCorps State Funding Opportunity:

October 7, 2013

Get Your City Walking With DIY Wayfinding:

October 3, 2013

How to make a city great:

September 26, 2013

Analysis: Who's Moving to Your State?:

September 26, 2013

Lockwood residents voice concerns, desires in community meetings:

September 24, 2013

Governor Bullock: 'Disgraceful' that one in five Montana kids goes hungry - MSU hosts conference on child hunger :

September 23, 2013

Paris Tests a New Approach to Urban Space:

September 21, 2013

Lockwood, Montana residents urged to speak up in community assessment:

September 12, 2013

The 10 Happiest Countries In The World, And Why We're Not One Of Them:

September 10, 2013

Missoula...One Question - Great Video:

September 10, 2013

How to make a city great:

September 4, 2013

Building Resilient Communities: An online training the first few days following a disaster.:

September 2, 2013

Great Falls, Montana is Looking for Young Professionals:

August 25, 2013

How Walkable Is Your Neighborhood? This Mapping Data Juggernaut Now Knows:

August 24, 2013

Portland, Ore., Recycles Computers Back to Local Schools:

August 22, 2013

50 'digital capitals' of America - Whitefish, Montana:

August 20, 2013

Towns Try to Take Back Privately Owned Water Systems:

August 16, 2013

"Fighting for an American Countryside" is a multimedia production that makes the case for rural Minnesota - and small communities across the nation.:

August 8, 2013

What's the economic value of a tree?:

August 7, 2013

'Prairie Home Companion' sought for Helena's 150th anniversary celebration next year:

August 6, 2013

Missoula Lands at No. 7 on Top College Towns List :

August 2, 2013

7 ways Portland is better than other cities - an outsider's perspective.:

July 30, 2013

Small-Town Main Streets Go Mobile:

July 17, 2013

Young and Homeless - New coordinated efforts are underway to address homelessness among young people:

July 16, 2013

Could Carless Cities Be On the Horizon? :

July 11, 2013

Party Tonight!! (7/11) - Best of Missoula - Our 19th annual celebration of what makes this a pretty cool place to be:

July 10, 2013

What Aging Population? How 5 Areas Are Getting Younger:

July 6, 2013

A Sustainable City With Cars and Low-Density Homes? It's Possible :

July 6, 2013

Entrepreneur looks to crowdfunding to help cities pay for the things we want and need:

July 5, 2013

How Some Cities Are Creating Permanent Pipelines of Innovation:

July 4, 2013

Cities Get on Board with Better, Reliable Transportation:

July 3, 2013

How Jan Gehl Turned Melbourne, Australia into a Pedestrian Paradise:

June 28, 2013

Missoula Downtown Partnership to Fly Flags on Higgins Bridge:

June 28, 2013

EIGHT New Grants Opportunities:

June 27, 2013

The Williams Effect kicks off in Missoula:

June 26, 2013

The 10 Traits of Globally Fluent Metro Areas - How does your community stack up? :

June 25, 2013

Missoula's Linsey Corbin Wins Mont-Tremblant Ironman Triathlon:

June 24, 2013

15 Innovative Policies Any City Would be Wise to Steal:

June 21, 2013

How Parking Minimums Beget Ugly Urban Environments:

June 20, 2013

What it means to live in the forest:

June 8, 2013

Gallatin Growth Solutions launches citizen initiative:

June 7, 2013

Missoula Wayfinding Open House, 6/12, Missoula, Montana:

June 4, 2013

Study Underway to Assess Feasibility of Whitefish Convention Center:

June 4, 2013

Wayfinding Signs Installed Around Whitefish, Montana:

May 27, 2013

Bozeman in the running for title of 'Best Town Ever':

May 26, 2013

It is time to invest in mental health services:

May 19, 2013

City parks for sale? Officials look at selling surplus park properties in order to pay Electric City Power settlement:

May 2, 2013

Accessibility - Long way still to go in Missoula and the Nation:

May 1, 2013

Humanities MONTANA May e-Newsletter:

April 18, 2013

TEDx is making its way across Montana. Who's next?:

April 18, 2013

Halting urban sprawl may improve social interaction:

April 16, 2013

The 2013 Boston Marathon:

April 16, 2013

Workshop To Explore How Student Groups Impact Community, 4/25, Missoula, Montana:

April 16, 2013

Bozeman, Montana computer inventor Maury Irvine honored by Microsoft founders:

April 12, 2013

The cities that have the most movement in and out of them are the most vibrant.:

April 9, 2013

Fifteen New Grants have been added to the MSU Extension website:

April 8, 2013

Artists Revitalize Manufacturing in Small Rural Communities:

April 7, 2013

Montana's growing homeless and living in poverty school children problem. How many are there in your community?:

April 7, 2013

Portland's Street Seats program expands to allow more restaurants to place seating platforms in parking spaces:

April 7, 2013

Interactive app highlights historical landmarks in Missoula, surrounding areas:

April 3, 2013

Missoula falls short in final push for social media symposium:

April 2, 2013

Missoula is in the Championship - We need your vote TODAY! - Tuesday, April 2!:

April 2, 2013

Fourteen New Grants have been added to the MSU Extension website:

April 1, 2013

Sustainable Rural Community Development as Government Shrinks:

March 28, 2013

Missoula developing program to address sexual violence and the challenges of the homeless:

March 27, 2013

Missoula advances to championship in social media tourism contest:

March 27, 2013

Bozeman, Montana named among best small towns in America:

March 26, 2013

PLEASE VOTE TODAY AND SHARE THIS WITH OTHER FRIENDS OF MONTANA!!! - Missoula Makes Into the Final Four & We Need Your Help on Tuesday 3/26 !:

March 26, 2013

Mayor Sean Becker: Bozeman is thriving but will need support from voters:

March 26, 2013

TED Talk - Mind Blowing Statistics - Hans Rosling: Global population growth, box by box:

March 21, 2013

Missoula takes down Grand Rapids to make social media's Final Four:

March 20, 2013

Vote NOW For Missoula In The Social Media Elite 8 - 3/20 From 8AM To 8PM:

March 19, 2013

Downtown Venues for Rent in Missoula:

March 17, 2013

"Untame Your Spirit" - Great Falls rolls out its new brand - Consistent look, cohesive theme can boost city growth:

March 17, 2013

Missoula - How might we improve the way citizens and governments interact?:

March 16, 2013

Missoula advances in social media conference competition:

March 15, 2013

Please Vote for Missoula to win new social media campaign:

March 12, 2013

Missoula competes to host major social media conference - Please Vote!:

March 12, 2013

Your hot startup community is anything but. Do you have the statistics to say otherwise?:

March 11, 2013

First Public Meeting For The Missoula Wayfinding System, 3/20, Missoula, Montana:

March 9, 2013

Missoula Sets its Sights on #SoMeT13US (Social Media Tourism Symposium):

March 7, 2013

Fourteen New Grants have been added to the MSU Extension website:

March 5, 2013

Communities Need to Build Better Millennial Connections:

February 27, 2013

"A Place at the Table" - One Nation. Underfed:

February 26, 2013

Is it Time to Ditch Zoning?:

February 22, 2013

"State of the City" - Missoula-area leaders work together to improve city relations:

February 20, 2013

SIX New Grants have been added to the MSU Extension website:

February 18, 2013

Missoula's Second Annual State Of The Community Event, 2/21, Missoula, Montana:

February 15, 2013

Citizenville: How to Take the Town Square Digital and Reinvent Government:

February 14, 2013

Zillastate To Host Coffee Talk At Missoula's Merc (old Macy's) Building, 2/20, Missoula:

February 14, 2013

SIX New Grants have been added to the MSU Extension website:

February 13, 2013

TWO New Grants have been added to the MSU Extension website:

February 8, 2013

THIRTEEN New Grants have been added to the MSU Extension website:

February 7, 2013

ADUs are a welcome option for Missoula:

February 6, 2013

FIFTEEN New Grants have been added to the MSU Extension website:

January 31, 2013

Brennan's Wave Teams with Big Sky Brewing Company to Raise Money for Repairs:

January 26, 2013

18 IMMUTABLE Laws of Place Reputation:

January 24, 2013

Top7 Intelligent Communities of 2013 :

January 23, 2013

Missoula's "Front Porch": Sometimes people in rural towns don't know each other as well as they could.:

January 23, 2013

RFP: Assistance with Rural Community Design - Grants available:

January 22, 2013

SEVEN New Grants:

January 21, 2013

How Walkable Communities are Key to Modern Geopolitics - The Challenge of Bringing Walkability to America's 99 Percent:

January 18, 2013

Native American Credit Counseling -Helping all people achieve financial security :

January 18, 2013

An Astounding Explanation for Why Big Cities Are More Dangerous Than Small Ones:

January 15, 2013

Civilization survives if women have equal rights:

January 13, 2013

The Happiest (And Saddest) Countries In The World:

January 11, 2013

Tribal Lessons 'The World Until Yesterday,' by Jared Diamond:

January 11, 2013

FOUR New Grants have been added to the MSU Extension website:

January 10, 2013

EIGHT New Grants have been added to the MSU Extension website:

January 3, 2013

Healthcare "Obamacare" in Alberton:

January 1, 2013

TEN New Grants:

December 24, 2012

FIVE New Grants:

December 14, 2012

FIVE New Grants have been added to the MSU Extension website:

December 12, 2012

Cities With Denser Cores Do Better :

December 11, 2012

One Montana - It's been a good year:

December 7, 2012

Two New Grants:

December 1, 2012

Four New Grants:

November 27, 2012

Seven New Grants:

November 27, 2012

Do Millennials Want to Call Your City 'Home'?:

November 26, 2012

Lighting Missoula's bridges is bright idea: Proposed project must be done in such a way as to enhance both aesthetic beauty of city and safety of its residents:

November 21, 2012

Six New Grants:

November 17, 2012

Six New Grants have been added to the MSU Extension website:

November 14, 2012

Meeting To Explore 'Light The Bridge', 11/15, Missoula, Montana:

November 14, 2012

Five New Grants:

November 8, 2012

NBC's Today Show Video: "The Paint Job That Transformed A Town":

November 6, 2012

Four New Grants:

November 3, 2012

ADU Missoula:

November 2, 2012

The First Steps to Meaningful Community Engagement:

October 24, 2012

Seven New Grants have been added:

October 22, 2012

Fix This - City Planning:

October 17, 2012

Fourteen New Grants:

October 16, 2012

Reconnecting America Releases "Are We There Yet? Creating Complete Communities for 21st Century America":

October 16, 2012

Expert To Present Study On Missoula Properties To Demonstrate The Math Of Smart Growth, 10/22-23, Missoula, Montana:

October 14, 2012

The Best River Towns in America: Missoula, Montana :

October 10, 2012

City's offer includes two months rent free:

October 3, 2012

Bozeman, Montana's Main Street named one of 10 best streets in America:

October 3, 2012

Building a More Meaningful 'Best Cities' List:

October 2, 2012

Missoula ranked in Top 20 of U.S. college towns:

October 2, 2012

Local leaders unfazed by study: Think tank ranked Missoula toward bottom for Montana:

October 1, 2012

Are We There Yet? Creating Complete Communities for 21st Century America - Missoula gets all A's. :

October 1, 2012

FIVE New Grants:

September 24, 2012

Six New Grants:

September 21, 2012

Why aren't we all Good Samaritans? Daniel Goleman on

September 20, 2012

Transportation Open House, 9/24, Missoula, Montana:

September 19, 2012

TEDxBozeman Now Accepting Speaker Applications for 2013 Montana Event:

September 18, 2012

Missoula applies for Bloomberg grant, up to $5 million to be awarded to 'boldest ideas':

September 8, 2012

SEVEN new grant announcements:

August 31, 2012

Sustainability Science: a New Paradigm for Planning?:

August 30, 2012

Drop in dorm use at the University of Montana doesn't necessarily mean drop in enrollment:

August 28, 2012

ONE new grant announcement:

August 25, 2012

ELEVEN new grant announcements:

August 23, 2012

Community Kick-Starting the Flow of Ideas Turning to Competitions:

August 22, 2012

Announcing a new webinar series from the Local Government Center - Sustaining Communities Through Philanthropy:

August 21, 2012

Vancouver opens door to laneway housing:

August 20, 2012

FIVE new grant announcements:

August 15, 2012

SIX new grant announcements:

August 15, 2012

Indiana Spurs Small Towns to Set a Course:

August 14, 2012

What's Old is New Again, as Markets and Streets Provide an Avenue for Building Healthier Cities:

August 14, 2012

Getting Serious About Resilience in Planning:

August 13, 2012

Montana: Land of uncommon contrasts:

August 11, 2012

Public interest in bison 'unprecedented':

August 8, 2012

SEVEN new grant announcements:

August 1, 2012

Home, Home on the Bridge:

July 31, 2012

What cities are best for seniors? Try Provo, Sioux Falls... and Missoula, Montana:

July 30, 2012

A New Tool for Measuring Walkability:

July 26, 2012

THREE new grant announcements:

July 25, 2012

Changing Suburban Demographics Collide With Outdated Zoning Laws :

July 24, 2012

FOUR new grant announcements:

July 24, 2012

The Intersection of Health Philanthropy and Housing:

July 21, 2012

Bozeman, Montana declared No. 2 dog-friendly city by Dog Fancy Magazine:

July 19, 2012

SIXTEEN new grant announcements:

July 17, 2012

FOUR new grant announcements:

July 12, 2012

Best of Missoula - 2012:

July 10, 2012

Missoula has lost its role model - University of Montana and Missoula arts, civics advocate Don Simmons dies:

July 5, 2012

FIVE new grant announcements:

June 27, 2012

SIX new grant announcements:

June 22, 2012

Tulsa authorities bulldoze edible garden for being too tall:

June 21, 2012

FOUR new grant announcements:

June 18, 2012

Please Vote for Missoula as Outside Magazine's Best Town:

June 13, 2012

FOUR new grant announcements :

June 12, 2012

TWO new grant announcements:

June 12, 2012

The New Cities Summit 2012 is now online: videos, photos and session summaries:

June 11, 2012

University of Wyoming Offers Website to Reduce Wildfire Risks:

June 9, 2012

THREE new grant announcements:

June 6, 2012

SIX new grant announcements:

June 3, 2012

Employment solutions: Can a town's good deeds lower unemployment?:

June 3, 2012

THREE new grant announcements:

June 1, 2012

A National Conversation on the Future of Our Communities:

May 30, 2012

SIX new grant announcements:

May 28, 2012

Grateful Nation - "Remember the Children of our Fallen Heroes" Memorial Day Tribute :

May 28, 2012

Video of Celebration of VJ Day in Honolulu August 14, 1945:

May 25, 2012

Sustaining Montana Communities Through Philanthropy:

May 24, 2012

FOUR new grant announcements:

May 23, 2012

Montana Campus Compact wins Grant to Support September 11th Day of Community Service:

May 23, 2012

Top 10 Websites for the Built Environment - 2012:

May 20, 2012

Five Valleys Land Trust, others make deal to preserve Rock Creek, Montana acreage :

May 20, 2012

The Face of Montana:

May 17, 2012

EIGHT new grant announcements :

May 16, 2012

FOUR more new grant announcements:

May 16, 2012

EIGHT new grant announcements:

May 11, 2012

Opening Access to Community Scenario Planning Tools:

May 10, 2012

SIX new grant announcements:

May 10, 2012

Pocket Neighborhoods: Building Blocks for Resilient Communities:

May 6, 2012

Consultant: Missoula leaders must 'take charge' of image:

May 4, 2012

EIGHT new grant announcements:

April 27, 2012

THIRTEEN new grant announcements:

April 27, 2012

How to Make Your City Smarter :

April 26, 2012

Why Does Place Matter?:

April 26, 2012

Are Green Cities Sitting on a Golden Goose?:

April 18, 2012

Why Sense of Place is Worth Caring About:

April 18, 2012

What makes Missoula Missoula?:

April 16, 2012

On the Need for New Urban Manners:

April 13, 2012

Getting Closer: On the Need for New Urban Manners:

April 6, 2012

CREATE Missoula Festival Partners Schools, Community For A Week Of Unique Art And Music Events, 4/15-21:

April 5, 2012

EIGHT new grant announcements:

April 4, 2012

The Hottest Trends in Urban Housing:

April 4, 2012

Missoula, Montana's Linsey Corbin: Why I Will Never Quit:

March 22, 2012

TWENTY TWO new grant announcements:

March 16, 2012

Missoula, Montana 3/15/12 - The State of the Community - Forward Together:

March 15, 2012

Missoula Mayor Engen hopes new event tonight will stimulate discussion:

March 10, 2012

Helena, Bozeman, Butte ranked among top 'micropolitan' areas:

March 10, 2012

Butte Restoration Council Seeks Ideas For Multi-Million Dollar Fund:

March 8, 2012

UM, City And County Present At State Of The Community Event, 3/15, Missoula, Montana:

March 8, 2012

SIX new grant announcements:

March 2, 2012

Nextdoor offers online forum for neighborhoods:

February 29, 2012

SIX new grant announcements:

February 22, 2012

Montana No Kid Hungry Initiative Launches with Governor Brian Schweitzer:

February 21, 2012

Post office closings may increase rural isolation, economic disparity:

February 20, 2012

HUD launches Sustainable Communities Resource Center:

February 16, 2012

SIX new grant announcements :

February 9, 2012

Carrots in the car park. Radishes on the roundabout. The deliciously eccentric story of the town growing ALL its own vegetables:

February 7, 2012

Most Americans Want a Walkable Neighborhood, Not a Big House:

February 2, 2012

Sustainable is not enough: a call for regenerative cities:

January 26, 2012

FOUR new grant announcements:

January 19, 2012

SIX new grant announcements:

January 16, 2012

A City Is A Startup: The Rise Of The Mayor-Entrepreneur:

January 13, 2012

For Smaller Towns, Paying for Sidewalks Isn't Always Simple - Missoula, Montana:

January 10, 2012

THREE new grant announcements:

January 10, 2012

Newcomers have a lot to learn about Bitterroot life:

December 29, 2011

THREE new grant announcements:

December 22, 2011

Helena, Montana woman starts effort for 'playable' special-needs playground:

December 22, 2011

TWELVE new grant announcements:

December 22, 2011

Helena, Montana's 'psychological economy' improving:

December 21, 2011

Polson, Montana wins $100,000 grant to preserve small-city character:

December 10, 2011

Libraries Make Room For High-Tech 'Hackerspaces':

December 9, 2011

Your Support Needed for Missoula's Grant Creek Trail Completion:

December 8, 2011

Missoula City Councilman Bob Jaffe Launches blog to Keep Public Informed :

November 30, 2011

THREE new grant announcements:

November 23, 2011

What Can Schools and Cities Learn from Wasps? "The Neighborhood Project: Using Evolution to Improve My City, One Block at a Time":

November 17, 2011

TEN new grant announcements:

November 15, 2011

Foundations empower Montana communities to solve problems:

November 15, 2011

First Public Library to Create a Maker Space:

November 9, 2011

FIVE new grant announcements:

November 2, 2011

A better community starts with better education:

November 1, 2011

Montana Association of Community Development Extension Professionals: November 2011 E-Newsletter:

October 31, 2011

'Way-finding' study finds Kalispell directions come up short:

October 30, 2011

SIX new grant announcements:

October 19, 2011

ELEVEN new grant announcements:

October 19, 2011

Missoula - One of the Best Communities for Young People - America's Promise:

October 18, 2011

FIVE new grant announcements:

October 13, 2011

Establishing a Community Vision in Polson, Montana:

October 10, 2011

City Building Through Art:

October 7, 2011

SEVEN new grant announcements:

October 6, 2011

Winifred, Montana unveils Judith: Dinosaur skull called new specimen:

September 23, 2011

FIVE new grant announcements:

September 21, 2011

UM Students Publish Website Exploring Issues Surrounding Proposed Sale Of Missoula Water Utility:

September 15, 2011

Missoulians share life-changing moments for traveling video crew:

September 13, 2011

How does a city become an innovation ecosystem?:

September 12, 2011

THREE new grant announcements:

September 8, 2011

Scoop Up Fun At 10th Annual Neighborhood Ice Cream Social - Free Ice Cream!, 9/18, Missoula, Montana:

September 2, 2011

McKinstry's new Spokane headquarters may become a model to spur historic preservation:

September 2, 2011

Sunday Streets Missoula, 9/11, Missoula, Montana:

September 1, 2011

FIVE New grant announcements:

August 31, 2011

Downtown development can pay off, experts say:

August 27, 2011

In Frederick, aiming to build 'green homes' that don't break the bank:

August 24, 2011

SIX New grant announcements:

August 10, 2011

Software Helps Cities See the Future :

August 9, 2011

Welcome to the Project on Social Innovation from Harvard University:

August 9, 2011

EPA, USDA Outline Plan to Help Rural Water Systems:

August 8, 2011

County Health Rankings:

August 3, 2011

THREE Grant announcements have been added to the MSU Extension Website:

August 2, 2011

Family looks to future 8 months after Missoula, Montana rallys to help fund girl's life-changing hip surgery :

July 30, 2011

Geoffrey West: The surprising math of cities and corporations:

July 30, 2011

Small Town Promises Magic - Delivers Results:

July 29, 2011

FOUR Grant announcements have been added to the MSU Extension Website :

July 29, 2011

Kunstler Predicts the Future Lies in Small Cities:

July 20, 2011

FIVE Grant announcements have been added to the MSU Extension Website:

July 15, 2011

Happiness - The power of pedaling in Missoula, Montana:

July 14, 2011

SEVEN Grant announcements:

July 14, 2011

Beyond Safety in Numbers: Why Bike Friendly Cities are Safer:

July 11, 2011

The Story of Seymour:

July 5, 2011

Eleven New Grant announcements:

July 1, 2011

Governor's Travels - How I Left Politics, Learned to Back Up a Bus, and Found America:

June 23, 2011

NINE New Grant announcements:

June 20, 2011

SEVEN New Grant announcements:

June 20, 2011

City of Bozeman trying to improve public information strategy:

June 16, 2011

A Call for More Pedestrian-Only Streets:

June 10, 2011

FOUR New Grant announcements:

June 5, 2011

The Grand Rapids LipDub (NEW WORLD RECORD) :

June 3, 2011

FIVE New Grant announcements:

June 1, 2011

How to Give Your Main Street a Facelift:

May 31, 2011

Apps for Communities:

May 30, 2011

Creativity in the Cities:

May 25, 2011

TWELVE New Grant announcements:

May 22, 2011

Serendipity is the key to branding.:

May 17, 2011

How to Create an Engaged Tourism Social Media Community:

May 11, 2011

NINE New Grant announcements :

May 8, 2011

How Happy is Your Community? The Happiness Project :

May 5, 2011

Water - A company runs through it:

May 4, 2011

Grant Opportunity for Montana Communities:

May 1, 2011

Let's Make Homeowners a Priority:

April 28, 2011

1,000 New Gardens - Helping Bozeman and Missoula Get Off Their Grass Since 2009:

April 17, 2011

High-flying future of our cities :

April 15, 2011

Wilma yanks space from Missoula's Clark Fork River Market Vendors:

April 15, 2011

Adding Warmth and Life to Holland:

April 9, 2011

Top 10 Websites - 2011:

April 7, 2011

SEVEN New Grant announcements:

March 25, 2011

Human Planet:

March 23, 2011

EPA Seeks Applicants for $1.2 Million in Environmental JusticeGrants to Address Local Health and Environmental Issues:

March 23, 2011

FIFTEEN New Grant announcements:

March 20, 2011

Megaloads, water company: The Community Environmental Legal Defense Fund helps local communities fend off corporations:

March 18, 2011

Richland County, Montana's Board of Health highlighted in national magazine:

March 17, 2011

Are U.S. States and Cities Prepared for a Disaster?:

March 10, 2011

Community Connect Program Grants - Webinar on 3/22:

March 8, 2011

FOUR New Grant announcements:

February 23, 2011

FIVE New Grant announcements :

February 16, 2011

FOUR New Grant announcements:

February 3, 2011

The Moms Aren't Wrong: Why Planning for Children Would Make Cities Better for All:

February 2, 2011

FOUR New Grant announcements:

January 26, 2011

FOUR New Grant announcements:

January 21, 2011

ELEVEN New Grant announcements:

January 17, 2011

Six key lessons from Portland, Oregon's urbanism:

January 12, 2011

Jon Stewart's Moving Monologue on the Tucson Shootings:

January 11, 2011

One Small Town, Three Moralities :

January 10, 2011

What Makes a City Smart?:

January 10, 2011

Pedestrian-Only Shopping Streets Make Communities More Livable:

January 7, 2011

Our degraded public discourse reflects poorly on all of us:

January 6, 2011

FOUR New Grant announcements:

January 5, 2011

SEVEN New Grant announcements:

December 29, 2010

SIX New Grant announcements :

December 27, 2010

FOUR New Grant announcements:

December 27, 2010

NINE New Grant announcements:

December 23, 2010

Futuristic Ideas for Smarter Cities:

December 22, 2010

SEVEN New Grant announcements:

December 15, 2010

Benefits of lofty goals: Britain halves its child poverty rate; US rate hits 20-year high :

December 15, 2010

TEN New Grant announcements:

December 9, 2010

Most Americans believe community is important:

December 8, 2010

ALL HAZARDS - Resources to help rural communities prepare for disasters and other hazards.:

November 30, 2010

What Attaches People to Their Communities?:

November 21, 2010

Missoula 8-year-old recovers from lifesaving hip surgery:

November 18, 2010

What Makes A City Great? An American Perspective:

November 17, 2010

Why People Love Their Communities:

November 17, 2010

The 20-Minute Neighborhood:

November 11, 2010

SIX New Grant announcements:

November 5, 2010

THREE New Grant announcements:

November 2, 2010

The Connected Community: Local Governments as Partners in Citizen Engagement and Community Building:

November 1, 2010

TEN New Grant announcements:

October 28, 2010

Rural Youth: Who's Staying, Who's Leaving?:

October 21, 2010

A Less Traditional Format for Community Meetings:

October 15, 2010

Creating Rural 'Smart Growth':

October 7, 2010

Three NEW grants:

October 1, 2010

Eight NEW grants :

October 1, 2010

Best Videos About Urban Planning:

September 29, 2010

2011 AmeriCorps Grant Funding Available in Montana:

September 23, 2010

Three NEW grants:

September 15, 2010

Fourteen NEW community grants:

September 14, 2010

Peace Institute to honor former Billings Mayor Chuck Tooley with Rankin Award:

September 5, 2010

'Sunday Streets Missoula' celebration to be festival without traffic downtown:

September 2, 2010

Missoula Team Launches - A website for those who live in Missoula, those who have, and those who wish they did.:

September 2, 2010

Communities to get first shot at foreclosed homes:

August 27, 2010

Outside Magazine: The Best "Adventure Towns" in the U.S. - The winner for best overall town in the western U.S. is Boise, Idaho. Bozeman, Montana - Best Skiing Town West:

August 26, 2010

Missoula, Montana's Out to Lunch celebrates 25 years of food, music:

August 22, 2010

The Community Tool Box:

August 20, 2010

The Nation's First Bicycle-Only Subdivision:

August 20, 2010

Community Developers, the Hour's Late:

August 12, 2010

25th Annual Missoula Out To Lunch Celebration And Call For Memories, 8/25, Missoula, Montana:

August 6, 2010

FIVE New Grant Opportunities:

August 2, 2010

Resort Towns Becoming Neo-Company Towns:

July 23, 2010

EIGHT New Grant Opportunities:

July 15, 2010

Fairtrade towns to top 500:

July 13, 2010

Personal Promises for Community Transformation - The "I Promise" Video Campaign:

July 12, 2010

Best Places to Live - Money's list of America's 100 best small cities and not a single Montana community makes the list.:

July 6, 2010

Rural America's Fiscal Challenge:

July 5, 2010

Old Movie Houses Find Audience in the Plains:

July 2, 2010

Rural Cooperative Development Grant Opportunity :

June 27, 2010

Road Diets: Making Streets Slim Down Is Good For Pedestrians, Businesses And Even Traffic:

June 26, 2010

FOUR New Grant Opportunities:

June 18, 2010

TEN New Grant Opportunities:

June 3, 2010

Can We Talk? Strategies For Courageous Conversation, 6/25, Missoula, Montana:

May 29, 2010

Forum on June 3 will look into what defines downtown Great Falls, Montana:

May 28, 2010

TEN new grant opportunities:

May 19, 2010

Eight New Grant Opportunities :

May 6, 2010

From Values to Actions - Shared values drive new plans for Victor, Idaho:

April 28, 2010

Nine New Grant Opportunities:

April 28, 2010

Code of the West :

April 27, 2010

Program brings local food to Montana's institutions:

April 19, 2010

Portland the Weird:

April 16, 2010

Three New Grant Opportunities :

April 13, 2010

TEN New Grant Opportunities:

March 29, 2010

THREE New Grant Opportunities:

March 26, 2010

Eight New Grant Opportunities:

March 16, 2010

Missoula's Environmental Health - Home:

March 13, 2010

Savings program helps Boulder County working poor buy a home, get a degree or start a business:

March 12, 2010

Four New Grant Opportunities:

March 9, 2010

'Good Neighbor Handbook' available to rural Montana landowners:

March 4, 2010

Four New Grant Opportunities:

March 2, 2010

NINE New Grant Opportunities:

March 2, 2010

Assistance Available for Smart Growth Planning for Communities:

February 17, 2010

Six New Grant Opportunities:

February 5, 2010

February Sustainable Council Newsletter & Calendar of Events:

February 4, 2010

Four New Grant Opportunities:

February 4, 2010

Montana Rural Health Initiative launches grant program to improve health and wellness:

February 3, 2010

Help shape Great Falls, Montana's future at Vision XPO:

January 29, 2010

2WENTY New Grant Opportunities :

January 22, 2010

7EVEN New Grant Opportunities:

January 22, 2010

Peace Corps Events in Montana:

January 13, 2010

52 weeks - Disability Rights Montana:

January 6, 2010

EIGHT New Grant Opportunities:

December 24, 2009

EIGHT New Grant Opportunities:

December 17, 2009

Watch The Griz At The Wilma - Free Event With Suggested Donation To Benefit The Smurfit Stone Families, 12/18, Missoula:

December 17, 2009

SIX New Grant Opportunities:

December 10, 2009

Community Almanac Puts Small Town America on the Map:

December 9, 2009

EIGHT new community-friendly grant opportunities :

December 3, 2009

The World's Smartest Cities:

December 2, 2009

Missoula Marathon named best in U.S. by Runner's World magazine:

December 1, 2009

The Moral Call of the Wild:

November 26, 2009

Holiday giving: How to choose a charity:

November 18, 2009

FIVE New Grant Opportunities:

November 11, 2009

FIVE New Grant Opportunities:

November 10, 2009

The Art of Civic Engagement:

November 6, 2009

FOUR New Grant Opportunities:

November 5, 2009

Montana Chamber, Montana Electric Cooperative Association and Montana Credit Union Network to host Campaign Schools throughout Montana:

October 23, 2009

Five NEW grant opportunities:

October 20, 2009

The Boomtown Institute - Does your community have a grocery story?:

October 13, 2009

Bring Americorps to your Community - Grant Funds Available for Montana Organizations that Address Community Needs:

October 10, 2009

There’s No Place Like Home, Americans are Returning to Localism:

October 4, 2009

Why community still matters in the digital age:

October 2, 2009

SIX New Grant Opportunities:

September 30, 2009

Third-Grader Brings Bike Lane to Missoula, Montana:

September 29, 2009

NINE new grant opportunities:

September 27, 2009

Eight Smart City Innovations:

September 24, 2009

SEVEN New Grants:

September 24, 2009

Confederated Salish and Kootenai Tribes turn to new media to tackle old problem -

September 23, 2009

NINE new grant opportunities:

September 21, 2009

Great Falls, Montana resident Walter Breuning celebrates 113th birthday:

September 20, 2009

Losing Touch With the Changing Definition of "Community" :

September 19, 2009

Search for volunteer opportunities on

September 2, 2009

EIGHT New Community-Friendly Grant Opportunities:

August 31, 2009

Rails to Trails of Northwest Montana:

August 25, 2009

Denver’s Revamped Zoning Code Could Set Precedent:

August 19, 2009

FIFTEEN New Community-Friendly Grant Opportunities:

August 15, 2009

Missoula, a Mecca for Outdoors Enthusiasts, Tries to Balance Quality-of-Life Expectations With Free-Speech Concerns:

August 2, 2009

Much room for improving Montana kids’ well-being:

July 31, 2009

Millennials Think Globally, Act Locally :

July 11, 2009

Second homes: A meeting of the minds and much more in Missoula, Montana:

July 8, 2009

NINE New Community-Friendly Grant Opportunities:

July 1, 2009

Geek squad: Ignite Boulder puts twist on PowerPoint - Kicker: 20 slides are on auto-advance at 15 seconds per slide and you talk.:

June 25, 2009

SIX Additional New Community-Friendly Grant Opportunities:

June 24, 2009

EIGHT New Community-Friendly Grant Opportunities:

June 20, 2009

1000 New Gardens, Missoula Vegetable Collaboration in-action, reminding you to GET OFF THE GRASS:

June 20, 2009

Urban Park in a Rural State - Helena, Montana’s Historic Walking Mall:

June 17, 2009

The Geography of Class in Greater Seattle:

June 13, 2009

Fewer Cars for Better Cities:

June 10, 2009

Not Enough Chairs in Times Square:

June 3, 2009

NINE New Community-Friendly Grant Opportunities:

June 2, 2009

Butte, Montana a safe haven against barbarians:

May 21, 2009

Boise Valley, Idaho citizens drive new community problem-solving project:

May 19, 2009

Missoula trying to become Playful City USA:

May 11, 2009

Small Towns Work to Keep Young Population:

May 8, 2009

The Most Bicycle-Friendly Cities - Missoula gets a Silver Rating, Montana is #49:

April 29, 2009

The Horizons antipoverty initiative in Choteau, Montana has the potential to expand community opportunities and potential for people of all income brackets.:

April 21, 2009

Bicyclists are changing our streets and cities:

April 1, 2009

Nurturing youth can be as simple as mentoring one child - "Our Kids: Our Business":

March 25, 2009

Professional Bull Rider entertainer, Flint Rasmussen asks fans to help Choteau, Montana hospital. Teton Medical Center:

March 23, 2009

Rocky Mountain Laboratory seeks public comments on master plan in Hamilton, Montana:

March 14, 2009

There's Opportunity for Rural in 'Reglobalization':

March 12, 2009

Growing a Missoula to Treasure - LiveMissoula!:

March 11, 2009

7 NEW community-friendly grant opportunities:

March 6, 2009

Want a better, safer world? Volunteer.:

March 4, 2009

More cities tap stimulus package for LED streetlights:

February 24, 2009

The Small City: Reconsidered, And Ready to Be Sustainable:

February 21, 2009

It's Time for Cities to Favor People, Not Cars - "Expanding the Vision of Sustainable Mobility":

February 16, 2009

Affordable Housing: Five Myths:

February 13, 2009

Better Downtowns May Not Need Cars, But They Will Need Parking:

February 12, 2009

5 NEW community-friendly grant opportunities:

February 9, 2009

Missoula Convention And Visitors Bureau Seeking Event Info For Meet Me In Missoula, 5/1-3:

February 8, 2009

Google Earth 5.0 Includes Historical Imagery - View Urban Growth/Sprawl:

February 2, 2009

History Tested Foreclosure Mitigation: Accessory Apartments:

January 31, 2009

Greatest 10 Trends Shaping the Future of Our Communities:

January 29, 2009

7 NEW community-friendly grant opportunities:

January 20, 2009

Pete Seeger & Bruce Springsteen - "This Land is Your Land" - The Obama Inaugural Celebration Concert:

January 17, 2009

13 NEW community-friendly grant opportunities:

January 16, 2009

Celebrate the power of service on Martin Luther King Day:

January 14, 2009

Filling the Labor Pipeline:

January 4, 2009

'Consumption Amenities' Key to City Success:

December 29, 2008

14 NEW community-friendly grant opportunities:

December 5, 2008

Seventeen NEW Community-Friendly Grants:

December 4, 2008

Starksboro, Vermont Turns to Middlebury College in Bid to Guide Change Thanks to the Orton Family Foundation and the Vermont Land Trust :

November 21, 2008

Fourteen NEW Community-Friendly Grants:

October 29, 2008

Four NEW Community-Friendly Grants:

October 28, 2008

Seven NEW Community-Friendly Grants:

October 23, 2008

Affordable Housing That Improves the Neighborhood:

October 22, 2008

Turns Out There's Good News on Main St. :

October 20, 2008

Road Closures, Pedestrianization Key to Successful Urbanization :

October 17, 2008

Cities and Ambition:

October 11, 2008

Friday Funny: Cat Key to Town's Economic Development by more than $10 million:

October 11, 2008

Eleven NEW Community-Friendly Grants:

October 7, 2008

Transition Towns Wiki:

October 6, 2008

Montana Warm Line launched to support those with mental illness.:

September 26, 2008

Thirteen NEW Community-Friendly Grants:

September 20, 2008

Cities rethink wisdom of 50s-era parking standards:

September 14, 2008

$67,000 grant funds Montana mental illness hotline:

September 13, 2008

Twelve NEW Community-Friendly Grants:

September 7, 2008

Preserving the past. Deer Lodge, Montana business district achieves historic designation:

September 4, 2008

Urban planning's future: people, not cars:

September 3, 2008

Eleven NEW Community-Friendly Grants:

August 21, 2008

Eight NEW Community-Friendly Grants:

August 18, 2008

Traffic stoppers:

August 8, 2008

National Timber Framers Guild to host 5 day project to develop structures by the old mill site in Missoula and they need your help.:

August 7, 2008

Seven NEW Community-Friendly Grants:

August 3, 2008

Town striving not to be just for rich 2nd-home owners:

July 31, 2008

Nine NEW Community-Friendly Grants:

July 23, 2008

Ten NEW Community-Friendly Grants:

July 14, 2008

Nine NEW Community-Friendly Grants:

July 3, 2008

Five NEW Community-Friendly Grants:

June 26, 2008

Seven New Community-Friendly Grant Opps have been added to the Extension Community Resources Program webpage:

June 20, 2008

Top 10 Most Livable Cities:

June 18, 2008

Seven New Community-Friendly Grant Opportunities:

June 13, 2008

The Best Small Town You've Never Heard Of:

June 10, 2008

Smaller homes run into opposition across the Treasure Valley. Builders and buyers want them, but some neighbors and cities that want to expand their tax base don't.:

May 31, 2008

Climate Concerns Shape the Cities of Tomorrow :

May 20, 2008

Ten (10) NEW Community-Friendly Grant Opportunities:

May 7, 2008

Missoula's Historic Trolleys and Streetlights:

May 5, 2008

Buildings and City Plans Getting a First Look in Second Life:

April 21, 2008

Home Prices Drop Most in Areas with Long Commute:

April 12, 2008

Jim Barrett, director of the Park County, Montana Environmental Council seeks to build community dialogue:

April 11, 2008

Facilitating A Community Dialog On The Internet:

March 19, 2008

Creating and Sustaining Healthy and Successful Communities:

March 15, 2008

Bike Trails: Transit Oriented Development (TOD) Nodes for Missoula:

March 9, 2008

Making Cities More Livable with Bikes:

March 6, 2008

Is Your City a Great City? Residents share ideas for downtown Missoula:

March 3, 2008

Modeling downtown:

February 25, 2008

Missoula Rap Getting Hotter - ZouTown:

February 13, 2008

Housing of the Future is Transit-Oriented - Reimagining Cities:

February 11, 2008

Missoula Cultural Council announces the launch of a new site linking Missoulians and citizens of our sister cities:

February 8, 2008

Making Happier Cities - City Club Missoula - Missoula Reveals Its Newest Riverfront Park, 2/15, Missoula:

February 8, 2008

Top 10 Planning, Design, and Development Websites - 2008:

February 4, 2008

Small businesses, developers debate resort affordable housing:

January 31, 2008

Our Side of the Mountain in Missoula, Montana:

January 28, 2008

The future of Missoula's Downtown is being assessed. Your input is requested:

December 2, 2007

A city’s ‘character’ changed for good. A success story of community revival.:

September 26, 2007

Seattle Area Business and Political Leaders Pursue New Way To "See" And Solve Problems:

September 25, 2007

Can We Talk? Public Discourse in Montana. A State-wide Conference, October 26, Bozeman Holiday Inn, 9am-5pm:

August 30, 2007

Montana Chamber Foundation supports "Path to Eden" project to welcome newcomers:

August 30, 2007

The Percentage of Rural Children Living In Poverty Rises:

August 18, 2007

Five of the best neighborhoods in North America :

August 13, 2007

A new Medicare "tip sheet":

August 13, 2007

"The Bridge" Supporting People with Disabilities to Enforce their Civil Rights "THE MONTANA ADVOCACY PROGRAM":

August 11, 2007

'Complete streets' program gives more room for pedestrians, cyclists:

August 7, 2007

Montana HOME 2nd round applications announced:

August 4, 2007

A Community's Pedestrian Friendliness Rating Engine Draws Attention On Web. Cool New Thing: What’s Your Walk Score?:

August 2, 2007

Creating A Sense Of Place With Modern Day Main Streets:

August 1, 2007

Missoula Urban Demonstration Project helps out members with trucking needs. "Truck Share":

July 30, 2007

Landowners bank against sprawl:

July 29, 2007

Project to bring docs to Montana reservations. Just don't get sick after June 1.:

July 25, 2007

Portland, Oregon Among The Best Cities To Spend Your Golden Years:

July 25, 2007

Center for Collaborative Solution's Developing Exemplary Practice Guide for Afterschool Programs:

July 19, 2007

City Proposes Rewards For Building Smaller Homes. "Making McMansion Owners Pay":

July 16, 2007

America's 10 Best Places to Live:

July 11, 2007

A Recipe For Grassroots Community Building. "The Great Neighborhood Book: A Do-it-Yourself Guide to Placemaking.":

June 11, 2007

Communities Empowering Youth Grants Now Available to Help Disadvantaged Youth:

May 31, 2007

Auto dealer, Karl Tyler Chevrolet pitches in to help Missoul mass transit effort:

May 29, 2007

New Guide for Creating Livable Communities for All Ages:

May 23, 2007

In rural America, community philanthropy thrives:

May 22, 2007

Remember Me. I need to know.:

May 15, 2007

Montana Governor Brian Schweitzer speaks to graduating class of one:

April 25, 2007

Branding around the community brand concept:

March 28, 2007

Montana dream sours for some rural dwellers:

March 25, 2007

Ex-Californians draw Westerners' ire. "All their fault, all the time.":

February 20, 2007

A Comprehensive Affordable Housing Strategy Is More Than Just Inclusionary Zoning:

February 16, 2007

The Next Wave Of People Power:

February 6, 2007

Incorporating Sustainability Into Community Development:

February 3, 2007

Workshop Guides Planning For Spokane's University District:

February 1, 2007

Community Continuity and Cultural Clashes:

January 30, 2007

Mayor: State of Helena is good:

January 28, 2007

The Sidney Herald - Focusing on Community Service:

January 26, 2007

Six Montanans earn Courage and Advocacy Awards for helping disabled. - "ONE MONTANA":

January 25, 2007

Missoula and Whitefish, Montana included in 100 'best communities' for youths named:

January 24, 2007

Ellen Buchanan & Brent Campbell Named 2006 Missoula Downtowners of the Year:

January 23, 2007

Brew club, Brewery partner to benefit Missoula Community Non-Profit:

January 23, 2007

Volunteers sought for Missoula County I-2 Oversight Committee:

January 17, 2007

State of the city: Mayor John Engen lauds Missoula's progress - Online audio of his speech available:

December 24, 2006

Rebuilding Place in the Urban Space: Many cities changing one-way streets back:

December 20, 2006

America's Great New Towns: Gift to a Nation:

December 19, 2006

New German community models car-free living:

November 8, 2006

City awash in ideas for ways to brand it:

November 7, 2006

Using Google Earth To Illustrate A Comprehensive Community Plan:

October 16, 2006

Is Sustainability Coming To A Neighborhood Near You?:

October 9, 2006

University Of Montana Hosts First-Ever "Day Of Dialogue", 10/18, Missoula:

October 6, 2006

The O'Connor Center for the Rocky Mountain West Newsletter - October - November 2006:

October 4, 2006

Retiring The 'Retirement' Community:

October 3, 2006

"Walkable" expert speaks in Bozeman:

October 2, 2006

2006 Montana League of Cities and Towns annual conference in West Yellowstone this week:

September 29, 2006

Study: Communities Unready for Elderly :

September 25, 2006

GrowSmart Maine's Model Town Community Project to Show How a Town Can Manage Growth, Engage Local Residents:

September 23, 2006

Planning 1 - 2 - 3 A Step-by-step Workbook for Writing a Comprehensive Plan:

September 16, 2006

Albuquerque’s New Urbanist Central Avenue: Citizen-Driven Design:

August 23, 2006

Community involvement urged at Billings Conference. "Volunteering as well as education strengthens a community.":

August 20, 2006

CITY SLEEKERS. Where we live plays an important role in how much we exercise and in how healthy we are:

August 17, 2006

Warnings of sprawl come true:

August 9, 2006

Portland's 'Vision Vessel' An unorthodox project encourages the residents of Portland to participate in the shaping of their city.:

August 8, 2006

Small Town Leading Efforts To Be More Inclusive:

August 7, 2006

55 Things We Love About Montana. Well, of course there’s more. But here’s a good start.:

August 6, 2006

A Utopia sans automobile:

July 20, 2006

Smart Growth Illustrated:

July 7, 2006

Adventure Town: The Missoula Mind-Set. In this cerebral Montana enclave, higher learning begins where the asphalt ends.:

June 22, 2006

Kayaker's legacy lives on in waves. Brennan's Wave is a big draw in downtown Missoula, MT:

June 12, 2006

Small Footprints on a Vast Montana Landscape:

May 24, 2006

Boise downtown leader offers advice to Twin Falls. Think differently, but work together.:

March 8, 2006

Philipsburg, Montana picked as one of top 12 'distinctive destinations' to visit by the National Trust for Historic Preservation:

March 7, 2006

Bright Lights, Big Sky. Mountains, Rivers, Trees. Bozeman has all of that, sure, but these days the lively downtown gets the attention.:

February 28, 2006

Nw Toolkit for Building Inclusive Communities:

February 27, 2006

In California, New Kind of Commune for Elderly:

February 16, 2006

One book works to bring community together:

February 15, 2006

The Gallatin Valley: Fatal attraction?:

February 12, 2006

How to Be a Mensch by Guy Kawasaki:

February 10, 2006

The O'Connor Center for the Rocky Mountain West, The University of Montana February/March 2006 Newsletter:

February 10, 2006

Volunteer Income Tax Assistant Program in Progress at Montana State University:

January 29, 2006

The DaVinci Code of the West:

January 25, 2006

Jared Diamond On Environmental And Social Sustainability. The Rise and Fall of Civilizations:

January 23, 2006

In a fast-growing county, sprawl teaches hard lessons:

January 21, 2006

Program Offers Unique Opportunities For Volunteers - The Office for Civic Engagement, a program of The University of Montana’s Davidson Honors College:

December 29, 2005

Missoula in the Rearview Mirror. An exit interview with outgoing Mayor Mike Kadas and thoughts from Mayor-elect John Engen :

December 24, 2005

How Does A City Develop A Brand?:

December 19, 2005

Powell, Wyoming Pulls Together:

December 14, 2005

Missoulians tops in civic involvement, study says:

December 8, 2005

The Montana Community Foundation is now accepting applications for a new grant program, Building Rural Communities.:

December 7, 2005

The Center for the Rocky Mountain West Newsletter - December 2005 - January 2006:

December 5, 2005

The Silicon Valley Of Green Building - The Northwest is home to several prominent environmentally friendly architecture and development firms that are paving the way for a 'green' renaissance.:

December 5, 2005

America's Best New Development Projects - Mixed-use developments in Nampa make it easier to walk to the store:

November 26, 2005

Winds Of Change - Community & Economic Development On Maine's Coast:

November 23, 2005

Affordable housing goes 'green':

November 22, 2005

Community Development - A Guide for Fostering Better Outcomes Through Good Process from the The William and Flora Hewlett Foundation:

November 21, 2005

Portland, Maine At A Crossroads - Housing imbalance may hurt city - (First in a multi-part series):

November 11, 2005

Healthy America: Wellness Where We Live, Work, and Learn:

November 9, 2005

Vista Volunteers Pitch in to Make a Difference in Montana - Is your community included? Anti-poverty Program Seeks VISTA Volunteers:

November 8, 2005

The Center for Ethics at The University of Montana-Missoula Fall Newsletter:

November 7, 2005

Creating Schools as Community Centers - Creative Solution to Growth Issues:

October 19, 2005

Florence, Montana opens door to community development:

October 13, 2005

Survey finds high interest in Bigfork planning - residents want a lot of say in how their community grows.:

October 12, 2005

Ground breaks for Canyon Hideaway in Hamilton, Montana:

October 10, 2005

Now is the time to show your 'Community Spirit' $1,000 in prize money available for first-ever Central Montana Community Spirit Award:

October 4, 2005

Montana towns afraid of 'Aspen-ization':

October 1, 2005

Missoula, Montana listed among best places for kids in U.S.:

October 1, 2005

Maine city bans restaurant chains - Local officials are trying to preserve a quaint, bed and breakfast feel for the area:

September 29, 2005

The Need For Improved Democracy In Planning:

September 20, 2005

Demonstrating the Economic Benefits of Integrated, Green Infrastructure:

September 19, 2005

Pay day for three bright, young minds - win contest to encourage student teams to identify local community problems, and then solve them, or make the community more aware.:

September 15, 2005

Planning failure: A Flathead case study:

September 6, 2005

Grow Smart Awards to Promote Success of Smart Growth Projects in Idaho:

August 31, 2005

The 'Smart Sprawl' Strategy - How do we retrofit America's sprawl to prepare for a post-oil world?:

August 30, 2005

The Climax of Humanity:

August 25, 2005

Smart Growth and the Internet - Rethinking Cities: Telecommunication & Transportation:

August 20, 2005

Internet is dividing rich and poor:

August 8, 2005

How Technology Is Transforming Urban Planning - A new generation of "decision support" tools are empowering ordinary citizens to participate in planning.:

August 4, 2005

The challenge of managing sprawl - What stage of sprawl is your community in? :

August 2, 2005

Northern Rockies Heritage Center has opened Phase I of Heritage Hall, at Fort Missoula.:

August 1, 2005

Study Finds Parking Availability Encourages Driving - Study recommends imposing maximum parking limits, not minimum.:

July 26, 2005

Earthquake Preparedness and Information for Montana:

July 20, 2005

"Beam me up, Scotty,":

July 18, 2005

Nominations Requested for Montana Governor's Award for Community Service :

July 8, 2005

PBS Documentary On Small Town Divisions in Kalispell - "The Fire Next Time":

July 6, 2005

Connecting Rural Communities: Volunteering and Neighboring:

July 2, 2005

Density Is Hot, Freeways Are Not, In The New Los Angeles:

July 2, 2005

Lack of Political Leadership on Urban Issues Harms U.S. Cities:

June 29, 2005

People, Not Cars, Should Be Focus Of Community Planning:

June 25, 2005

Missoula's sister city representative John Wall of Palmerston North, New Zealand extends hand of friendship....and a golf-croquet mallet.:

June 25, 2005

Empowering Citizens In Community Planning:

June 25, 2005

Living In Wildfire-Prone Areas - Report Focuses on Mitigating Wildfire Damage:

June 21, 2005

Swan Valley, Montana residents create workshop for rural newcomers:

June 16, 2005

Missoula Sustainable Building Resource Guide is Being Organized. Should you be included?:

May 29, 2005

The big open - Montana - 'Everybody would love to stay':

May 24, 2005

Being Cool Isn't Enough, A City Needs A Soul:

February 6, 2005

Desperate for downtowns - All along the Front Range, communities are drafting plans for a sense of identity.:

January 30, 2005

Have you heard? National Organization that builds Low-income housing built for seniors is coming to Montana:

January 29, 2005

Planning Hip Retirement Communities - Developers are wooing empty-nesters who want to be where the action is. Just don't call it a retirement community.:

January 28, 2005

Missoula urged to protect farmland:

January 26, 2005

University of Montana officials seek comment on master plan:

January 26, 2005

Why U.S. Builds Good Software But Ugly Cities:

January 19, 2005

Working From Home Is a Community Affair:

December 23, 2004

Ketchum, ID prohibits gated communities:

December 14, 2004

Report explores creating livable communities for adults with disabilities:

October 15, 2004

Good Neighbor Breakfasts, Crosby 10/26, Scobey 11/16, Wolf Point 11/17:

October 10, 2004

Community Building- Community Bridging :

October 8, 2004

Resort Communities Become Suburbanized:

September 21, 2004

Healthy Rural Communities: A Resource and Action Guide for North Carolina:

September 7, 2004

Fed-up rural counties issue 'Code of West' to city slickers:

August 31, 2004

Subdivision in Helena is smart growth:

August 26, 2004

Resort towns struggle with growth:

August 22, 2004

Cul-de-sacs moving out of favor - Planners are now looking to connectivity, linking gridded streets, retail and homes:

July 25, 2004

Back To The City - Baby boomers are leaving the suburbs and moving to pedestrian-friendly cities.:

July 21, 2004

Planning for Baby Boomers- Urban planning dominates the opening session of the National Governors' Association (NGA) annual meeting.:

July 12, 2004

The Key To Creating Livable Communities - it's not about traffic planning and latest design trends -- education is the key to creating livable communities.:

July 6, 2004

Should Your General Plan Have A Technology Element?:

July 4, 2004

Survey says more folks want downtown address - Experts: More housing would be good for Boise:

June 22, 2004

Wanted: retirees willing to get involved - "What will I do with the rest of my life?":

June 19, 2004

The 51 Species of Sprawl - A sprawl dictionary describes the many types of sprawl.:

June 15, 2004

New On-Line Toolkit Available for Community Development and Planning:

June 10, 2004

Learning From Paris' Parks - There's a common perception that Paris is an untouchable ideal, too lofty for other cities to absorb its lessons. In fact, nothing could be further from the truth.:

June 1, 2004

Traditional living, with a slightly modern twist - New developments are a modern interpretation of the self-contained :

April 1, 2004

Living large: East-side intentional community stresses simplicity, sustainability:

March 27, 2004

Main Street is back - 'Small-Town Feeling' is attractive to shoppers:

March 21, 2004

The De-malling Of California - California's de-malling movement turns white elephants into urban centers.:

March 14, 2004

'Hiving' new community buzzword - Residents tired of 'cocoons' seek interaction, connection:

March 5, 2004

The making of good cities:

February 29, 2004

The Future of the City is Here- Renaissance of the traditional city:

February 10, 2004

What makes a city thrive? - People, lots of 'em, really, really close:

February 2, 2004

How To Build Density Into Suburbs:

January 28, 2004

The Art Of Place-Making - Most cities are trying to copy other development trends instead of finding their own identity through their local assets…their citizens.:

January 24, 2004

Utah Governor Offers Smart Growth Carrot To Cities - New program offers funding, technical assitance if cities commit to Smart Growth.:

January 6, 2004

'Granny flats' finding a home in tight market:

January 4, 2004

A city revitalized - Geoff Badenoch has led the way for 18 years.:

January 4, 2004

It's Home, Home at the Saloon For Many Montana Residents - Bars Are Still the Hub of Vast State's Small-Town Life:

December 28, 2003

A Dream Come True to Practice Planning:

December 28, 2003

Butte's historic landmark status in jeopardy:

December 24, 2003

Smart Growth Toolkit Offers 100 Tools for more Livable Communities:

December 22, 2003

Affordable Housing - Smart Growth Techniques Pave the Way:

December 17, 2003

Seattle to enforce recycling - Folks in Seattle had better start recycling.:

December 16, 2003

Wells Fargo Offers Support for Community Housing Projects:

November 17, 2003

Towns want little sprawl on the prairie - Homes on the range - The turf battle is over.:

November 14, 2003

Study: Pay towns to relax zoning rules:

November 12, 2003

New Guidebook released for conducting challenging community dialogues:

November 7, 2003

True Community Involvement In Planning - A Baltimore County plan would reward developers that substantially incorporate community suggestions into their plans.:

October 29, 2003

Sick of Suburbia:

October 28, 2003

Atlanta Looks To Portland For Ideas - Transportation officials from Georgia take a journey to Portland, OR to find inspiration for anti-sprawl strategies for the greater Atlanta region.:

October 27, 2003

O Pioneers! Reversing the Great Plains drain - With a New Homestead Act before Congress, one small Nebraska town has already taken strides toward revival.:

October 21, 2003

Community Development and Smart Growth: Would be Collaborators?:

October 21, 2003

The Costs and Financial Benefits of Green Buildings:

October 17, 2003

Big Builder Provides Car-Free Housing Innovation:

October 8, 2003

Wranglers, researchers conduct annual Bison Range roundup:

September 29, 2003

Playing the game of growth - Board game highlights Missoula's planning issues:

September 18, 2003

A new challenge Post-Badenoch, redevoloping the Missoula Redevelopment Agency:

September 13, 2003

Utah companies engage in business of helping the community:

September 12, 2003

Old-Style ballparks, fronting on urban streets, spur in-city living:

September 7, 2003

Getting Business To Pay For Housing?:

September 3, 2003

Longtime Missoula Redevelopment Agency head, Geoff Badenoch to move on:

August 29, 2003

Studies tie urban sprawl to health risks, road danger - Driving every adds up on American's waistline, and can dangerous for their health.:

August 28, 2003

Zero-lot homes growing in popularity:

August 27, 2003

Smart Commute mortgage program begins:

August 11, 2003

Boulder, CO trailer park called affordable housing pioneer:

August 1, 2003

Developers And Architects See The Light- Green is Great:

July 26, 2003

Cowboy conservationists race to preserve ranches:

July 19, 2003

How Bikeable Is Your Community?:

July 17, 2003

Towns ride crest of riverfront revival - Today, a healthy waterway is synonymous with economic well being, city planners and environmentalists say.:

July 15, 2003

15 $100K Grants Available for Community Based Environmental/Health Projects:

July 11, 2003

51 Ways To Develop Sustainable Communities:

July 4, 2003

Top Ten State and Local Strategies to Increase Affordable Housing Supply:

June 19, 2003

Impact Fees Promote Growth:

June 17, 2003

Group exploring plans for new Missoula performing arts hall:

June 13, 2003

Anchored by art: Bozeman Downtown development driven by cultural center:

June 9, 2003

Parris Glendening, former governor of Maryland urges avoiding sprawl follies:

June 5, 2003

A New Concept For College Town Stadium Districts:

June 4, 2003

Smart Growth: A Solution To America's Weight Problem? The link between health and sprawl makes 'smart' growth look even smarter.:

May 29, 2003

Healthy Civic Infrastructure Fosters Community Development:

May 24, 2003

Indianapolis is considering a $15 million to $20 million walking, skating and biking path of a dimension unparalleled in the United States:

May 20, 2003

Missoula is one of 14 cities in the nation designated as a Bicycle-Friendly Community by the League of American Bicyclists.:

May 13, 2003

Costs of ranchettes exceed new revenues:

May 12, 2003

Environmentalism and Smart Growth: Forging a New Consensus:

May 12, 2003

How To Lose Weight With New Urbanism- New Urbanism can help Americans become healthier by making cities more pedestrian-friendly.:

April 30, 2003

Smart Growth Can Deliver Affordable Housing - Solutions mix public values, community investment:

April 18, 2003

Communities can see future in 3-D:

April 17, 2003

For film pros, this year's International Wildlife Film Festival (Missoula April 19-26) offers pleasant oasis:

April 17, 2003

Placemaking: Smart Growth And The Arts:

April 13, 2003

Is that a daisy growing on your roof?- More people are finding that 'ecoroofs' help both their property and the environment blossom:

March 30, 2003

Smart-growth scorecard developed - System rewards builders for attaining neighborhood goals :

March 27, 2003

A Planning Checklist for Your Next Community Centennial, L.A. County's city of tomorrow, incorporates 33 'strategies and guidelines' for creating better communities. :

March 26, 2003

Creating Vibrant Neighborhood Centers-Reinventing urban life:

March 12, 2003

'Smart' Denver Project Gets High Grades- Sprawl Opponents Applaud Redevelopment; Housing Attracts Strong Demand:

March 6, 2003

Bozeman Mayor gives 'State of City' speech:

March 5, 2003

College towns fight student slums:

March 4, 2003

The Success of Main Street Revitalization Programs:

February 27, 2003

Economic Impacts Of Historic Preservation-Main Street programs typically return about $35 for every dollar invested in operating the program.:

February 26, 2003

Spokane focuses on downtown dwellings-Analyst says city is ready for more urban-core residents:

February 25, 2003

State of sprawl in Missoula:

February 25, 2003

Think you want to move to Montana? Think again :

February 19, 2003

Web sites gives virtual tour of UM campus:

February 17, 2003

The American Dream Does Not Look Like Sprawl-As Smart Growth gains momentum, opponents plot against it:

February 4, 2003

Friends of Midcoast Maine Advocacy Group Launches Smart Growth Initiative:

January 19, 2003

The Gift :

January 19, 2003

New law aims to rein in CA's sprawling growth patterns:

January 19, 2003

Missoula in Motion honors Art Museum of Missoula, Big Dipper Ice Cream and Holiday Inn Parkside for taking strides to address transportation, air-quality and parking challenges.:

January 14, 2003

Westward, Stop!-Despite the West's arid landscapes, both population and demands on water keep rising.:

January 4, 2003

Growth can be green:

January 3, 2003

Culture, the arts can stimulate new economy:

January 1, 2003

Committed Foundations: Smart Growth's Ace In The Hole:

January 1, 2003

U of M's Monte claims national mascot award:

December 31, 2002

Growing with Less Greenhouse Gases:

December 23, 2002

Opinion: Billings can shape its own future:

December 10, 2002

Who is the Smart Growth Leader?--Hint: it’s not Portland:

December 4, 2002

Planned growth vs. sprawl: the best and worst cities:

November 24, 2002

Business Committee for the Arts Inc. partners with the Missoula Cultural Council to link local arts and businesses:

November 19, 2002

Behind the gate-A look into the fortified rural retreats of the West's moneyed elite:

November 15, 2002

Idaho truce may keep sprawl at bay:

October 11, 2002

Missoula Cultural Council Update:

October 10, 2002

Is It A Good Place?-Smart Growth, say top executives, is crucial to Michigan’s competitiveness :

October 7, 2002

Bridging the gap-New computer labs serve kids in public housing, UM family complex:

October 6, 2002

Changes in communities don't just happen:

October 6, 2002

Cycling can be a route to making Pa. (and Montana) healthier:

October 2, 2002

New Grassroots Organization to be Advocate For Illinois Technology (Possible model for a similar effort in Montana?):

September 27, 2002

Virtual Main Street-A new computer program helps communities plan for the future.:

September 18, 2002

Businesses across state will meet in Missoula to discuss downtowns:

August 29, 2002

New Study Outlines 'Best Practices' For Smart Growth:

August 26, 2002

Ranch country gives urbanites tips on etiquette:

August 13, 2002

Location Is Everything For Some Entrepreneurs :

August 13, 2002

Rural Smart Growth Strategies:

August 13, 2002

Smart Links: Turning Conservation Dollars into Smart Growth Opportunities :

August 7, 2002

Still fizzy-There was more to the Bay Area's boom than dotcom froth :

July 23, 2002

National Trust Historic Preservation picks Butte, MT as one of "Dozen Distinctive Destinations for 2002":

July 23, 2002

The Making of Place:

July 21, 2002

Hidden Costs Of Sprawl :

July 20, 2002

International Wildlife Film Festival sets ambitious fundraising goal:

July 14, 2002

Author sees creativity as a societal driving force-''The Rise of the Creative Class,'':

July 11, 2002

BLM Expands Land Survey Data Access:

July 10, 2002

Once Skeptics, Builders See Green In Contracts for 'Green' Offices:

July 9, 2002

Silicon Valley residents crave culture, study shows:

July 4, 2002

Hidden Costs Of Sprawl :

July 2, 2002

Why the creative come here...Austin TX that is:

June 25, 2002

Downtown Diamonds?: Ballpark no magic pill, five cities show:

June 24, 2002

City's Culture Brings Talent, Then Companies :

June 21, 2002

International Wildflife Film Festival purchase of Roxy theater goes through:

June 17, 2002

Why The Smart Growth Movement Will Fail:

June 16, 2002

U.S. cities sprouting 'green' buildings :

June 1, 2002

Web site: Missoula small, hip:

May 31, 2002

Steamboat Springs, CO is doing :

May 20, 2002

Bank Street Parking Structure Dedicated in Missoula:

May 16, 2002

Portland's "smart growth" pays off, Clark County comparison shows:

May 15, 2002

Manhattan to Gain Eco-Friendly Commercial Buildings :

May 14, 2002

Massachusetts eyes 'smart' solution to growing problem:

May 8, 2002

Community groups short on tech:

May 6, 2002

More Cities Look Inward for Growth:

May 6, 2002

Spirit of giving: Home Depot co-founder wants to help children :

May 5, 2002

Economic power of historic preservation focus of seminar:

April 30, 2002

Big Turnabout In Green Markets:

April 30, 2002

PA Dedicates First "Gold Standard" Green Building in U.S.:

April 26, 2002

Keeping The 'Town' In College Town-Increased off-campus housing pressure on universities is threatening campus neighborhoods across the nation.:

April 24, 2002

Wilma Building in Missoula for sale:

April 23, 2002

Forest program branches out to homeowners in Missoula:

April 22, 2002

BYU Group Designs Software That Could Help Cities Map Growth :

April 22, 2002

Denver's old airport offers enviable opportunity in urban planning:

April 18, 2002

Risking Life to Give Life:

April 13, 2002

Developer discusses revitalization :

April 12, 2002

Rural Communities Making Technology Work for them, Report shows:

April 9, 2002

B.C. tops Pacific Northwest in longevity, well-managed cities: environment study:

April 3, 2002

Giving as Good as You Get: The Role of America’s Universities in Urban Revival Efforts :

March 26, 2002

Montana embraces conservation easements - State's landowners take lead in protecting land, habitat:

March 23, 2002

CA Governor's Building For The 21st Century Report Looks To Incentivize Infrastructure Investment:

March 21, 2002

Old is new again in Earth-friendly home in Boulder CO:

March 20, 2002

Forcing Below-market Housing Units -Lower-cost housing plan OKd in S.F. Below-market units will be part of every deal if mayor makes it law:

March 19, 2002

Gateway computers is giving away to nonprofits the computers that were used at the Salt Lake City Olympic Games.:

March 17, 2002

Prophet of Bloom:

March 16, 2002

'New urbanism' works in Vancouver -Census vindicates the city's downtown experiment and puts it ahead of other cities, demographers say:

March 14, 2002

A Sense of Mission for Affordable Housing :

March 13, 2002

Ecology Center in Missoula coordinates computer recycling and training:

March 13, 2002

Lost in Space-As Retailers Shut Stores, Empty Retail Space Is Problem for Some Communities:

March 12, 2002

Guidebook on sprawl fuels debate:

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