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Colorado is a battleground!!
By Ricardo Henriquez, CCNE Director of Development and Administration
“Let’s say that after a snow storm there is a shortage of plow trucks
By Garden State Alliance for a New Economy
The Garden State Alliance for a New Economy (GANE) is off to a running start, raising job, housing and community participation issue
Rebuilding the Base: Lessons from Four California Communities' Efforts to Reuse Closed Military Installations, a new report by the Partnership, reveals how communities are devastated by base closures and are often unable to replace the number or quality of jobs lost.
This Land is Our Land
The history of privatization of our public resources in this country is shameful and shortsighted. Whether maintaini
By Kate O’Hara, EBASE Community Benefits Program Director
Reuse of the Oakland Army Base is a once-in-a-generation opportunity to create go
Community Labor United (CLU) is currently supporting the Boston Taxi Drivers Association (BTDA), affiliate of the United Steel Workers, in their push for a living wage for taxi drivers by joining the campaign and putting out a report on the cabbie’s dire situation.
April 14th marked the latest Campaign for Responsible Development (CRD) action that included a rally and march around City Hall and the delivery of more than 1,800 postcards calling on the Mayor of Denver to ensure that community benefits are a part of the redevelopment of Union Station, the city’s regional light rail and transit hub. More than 130 supporters participated in the action. The passionate words of grassroots leaders were captured in
In April, the Los Angeles City Council voted unanimously to approve a landmark policy that ensures that low income workers and their communities benefit from the construction jobs created by city redevelopment projects.
By Pam Fendt, GJLN Executive Director