Partnership Blog

Public Infrastructure Investment an Opportunity to Lift Up Cities

May 15, 2014 -- Kathleen Mulligan-Hansel

America’s cities are desperate for new infrastructure investment. As local and national leaders ponder strategies for renewing America’s cities, they would do well to learn from the collaborations of community, worker, civil rights, and environmental leaders that are pushing regional and municipal leaders to get more for their infrastructure investments.

Community Benefits Agreement News Weekly Roundup

April 4, 2014 -- Partnership for Working Families

GUEST COMMENTARY: A closer look at airport privatization agreement
I had to force myself to read the recently-signed Airport Development Agreement. All it takes is tiny type and legalistic language, and most of us will stop reading. It was passed by the Gary/Chicago International Airport Authority with only four votes, little discussion and no public review.

Community Benefits Agreement News Weekly Roundup

February 28, 2014 -- Partnership for Working Families

Making Change at the Partnership

January 24, 2014 -- Leslie Moody

Friends -

This new year promises big change!

I am excited to announce that, after eight years of leading and directing the Partnership for Working Families, I will be passing the baton to a wonderful new director this summer. Following a thoughtful and deliberate transition planning process, our board – made up of the Executive Directors and select senior staff of our affiliates – has hired Nikki Fortunato Bas as the Partnership’s next Executive Director. Read more


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